Mindfulness, FI, And The Freedom To Choose

Mindfulness, FI, and the freedom to choose

The psychology behind why we pursue financial independence is most often about having the freedom to choose what we want to focus our time, energy, and money on. Although the movement began with FIRE, some people observed that many of us don’t necessarily want to RE (retire early), we want the freedom to choose how to spend our time. We understand that our values do not always line up with … Read more

What It Means To Be A Valuist: Start Living With Intention

What It Means To Be A Valuist: Start Living With Intention

On a recent podcast, Brad talked about being a valuist. As we’ll see in just a moment, being a valuist may just be the perfect balance between being a minimalist and a frugalist. Here at ChooseFI, we don’t just want you to just regurgitate our ideas or mimic our behaviors. Instead, we want to empower you to live intentionally. We want you to figure out what you want out life and … Read more