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Relationships and Money with Jillian Johnsrud | EP 300

Watch Listen Read Jillian Johnsrud Website:  JillianJohnsrud.com Podcast: Everyday Courage What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show Money is one of the top three things people struggle to communicate with, falling right below sex and above our reasons and motivations for work. In her coaching practice, Jillian finds clients will be very open in one-on-one …

What’s Stopping You from Reaching FI? | EP 299

Watch Listen Read What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show It’s ChooseFI’s first live radio show! Recorded live on Tuesdays at 7:30 pm Eastern using an app called Stereo, the live shows will be replayed as the Friday Roundup episode. The topic of this interactive live show is: “What is stopping you from reaching financial …

Emergency Fund for the Zombie Apocalypse | EP 295

What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show This Friday’s episode continues with the theme of looking back at our perspective has changed since the show began. What has changed, have we pivoted, and what do we feel more confident about now than we did then? Last Friday Brad shared the saga of trying to find …

From Corporate Muzzle to Invested Development | Amanda Holden The Dumpster Doggy | EP 294

Amanda Holden Website:  Invested Development Website: The Dumpster Dog Blog Instagram: Dumpster.doggy Email: [email protected] What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show Amanda Holden’s approach to educating others includes laughter and shenanigans to democratize information and get it to stick. Amanda worked in corporate America at an investment management firm, but helping rich men get richer …

Credit 101: The Ultimate Guide to Credit

Our guide to credit will help you understand what credit is, what it can do, how to responsibly use it, and how to optimize it. Unfortunately, many people don’t take the time to grow their depth of knowledge when it comes to credit and everything it touches in their lives. This guide will help lay …

GameStop: Squeezed to the Max | Brian Feroldi | EP 293

Brian Feroldi What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show Wondering what happened with GameStop and confused about what a short squeeze is? The complexity of this kind of trading is far from the simple strategy of buy and hold investing. Even for those who have no plans to jump on bandwagon, it’s good to understand …

The Complexity in Simplicity at M1 | Brian Barnes | EP 292

Brian Barnes, founder of M1 Finance Watch Listen Read Website:  M1 Finance What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show M1 Finance transformed Jonathan’s ideas about how simple complexity could be and has quickly become his favorite investing platform, especially for taxable accounts. Brian Barnes investing story begins at the age of 10 when his parents …

If I Could Turn Back Time | EP 291

What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show After four years of working on the ChooseFI podcast, Brad and Jonathan want to share their lessons learned, the list of things they might do differently, and highlight a few episodes to re-listen to. Brad is back in the studio after missing out on Episode 290 with Paul …

Paul Merriman | EP 290

Paul Merriman Website:  Paulmerriman.com What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show Does your portfolio own enough of the companies that carry a lot of the growth over extended periods of time? When you buy index funds, you aren’t as diversified as you think you are. Cap weighted index funds mean you are buying a lot …

Top 10 Best Cities For Financial Independence

Here at ChooseFI, we truly believe that Financial Independence (FI) is for everyone. But let’s face facts, some places are just more “FI friendly” than others.  We reached out to our community and put together a list of the cities we like best for reaching FI. While compiling this list we considered factors such as: …

The Examined Life | EP 287

What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show Are you the kind of person who sets New Year’s resolutions? Like many Americans, Jonathan used to set weight loss goals for the new year, but not this year. Instead, he and his accountability partner, JD Roth, spent the previous nine months working on it and began the …

Beginning of a New Era | EP 285

What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show 2021 kicks off the fifth year of the ChooseFI podcast. Despite being at different points in their own financial journeys, Brad and Jonathan have experienced the benefit of incremental growth with both their finances and self-improvement. While it may seem simple and even mediocre, they are living amazing …