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Don’t Let Good Be the Enemy of Great | EP 342

When things are good, is it the right move to settle in place? In this week’s episode, Brad and Jonathan discuss the nature of good, and how things being good is often the biggest obstacle standing in the way of things being great. After all, there is no opportunity for growth if you linger in …

Worthwhile Splurges | EP 341

In this week’s episode, Brad and Jonathan discuss the benefits of slightly diverting from the FI mindset and spending more on meaningful purchases. While splurging can be a slippery slope, calculated splurging can yield large returns in terms of enjoyment, opportunity, and time! Resources Mentioned In Today’s Conversation PaperKarma Opt Out Prescreen FI Weekly: May …

Negotiation 101: How to Negotiate Anything

Want to learn how to negotiate? Negotiation can be a scary word for a lot of people. It often evokes a feeling of challenge or even going to war with another person or persons. In reality, negotiations are crucial communication tactics that are necessary on almost every level of human existence. From personal relationships to …

10 Ways to Increase Your Income With Alan Donegan | EP 338

While slashing your expenses can certainly accelerate your path to financial independence, what if it also begins to slash at your own happiness and wellbeing? In this week’s episode, Brad and Jonathan are joined by Alan Donegan from the Rebel Entrepreneur podcast, who attempts to solve this dilemma by discussing 10 ways in which you …

Ordinary Sherpa with Heidi Dusek | EP 337

Does settling down and starting a family really mean that your days of adventuring are over? In this week’s episode, Brad and Jonathan are joined by Heidi Dusek from the Ordinary Sherpa Podcast, who firmly believes that having a family doesn’t mean that your ability to adventure disappears! Heidi shares with the guys strategies that …

Where does Entrepreneurship fit on your path to FI? with Alan Donegan | EP 327

In this episode, Brad and Jonathan are joined by Alan Donegan, an entrepreneurial guru and host of the “Rebel Entrepreneur” podcast. Together, the trio discuss their own entrepreneurial journeys, tips and strategies for up and coming entrepreneurs, and where entrepreneurship could fit within your FI journey! Alan Donegan Website:  Alan Donegan Podcast: Rebel Entrepreneur Resources …

Credibility and Boundaries for Winning at Life | EP 325

In this episode, Brad and Jonathan reexamine the stages and checkpoints of Financial Independence. In our community, many people are just trying to figure out where they are on this path to FI. While every individual’s journey will be unique, when you can gamify the process, the journey can be more rewarding and enjoyable. Resources …

The Stages and Checkpoints of FI | EP 324

In this episode, Brad and Jonathan reexamine the stages and checkpoints of Financial Independence. In our community, a lot of people are just trying to figure out where they are on this path to FI, and while every individual’s journey is going to be unique, when you can gamify the process, the journey can be …

Financially Bulletproof in a Pandemic | EP 322

What do you do when your career pivot flops due to a pandemic?  Dennison rebounded with the Talent Stacker Salesforce 5-Day Challenge and launched a new lucrative career.  https://vimeo.com/547695243 Dennison, a member of the FI community and recent Salesforce success story, joined the guys today for a special interview. He expressed to us that being adaptable …

How Many Days a Month Do You Experience Stress Related to Work? | EP 320

Watch Listen Read What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show The nature of work has drastically changed over the last year. Has its impact on you been negative or positive? And does that impact your choices on the path to financial independence? As a result of these changes, how we do work is something we …