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All The Hacks | Chris Hutchins | EP 317

Watch Listen Read Chris Hutchins Website:  All the Hacks Podcast: All The Hacks What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show Life gets busy when you have a new baby, so Chris Hutchins is on a quest to learn all the hacks, optimize his life, and share what he’s learned with you in his new podcast, …

First-Time Home Buyer | BiggerPockets | EP 312

Watch https://youtu.be/Jc-pObmsscEListen Read Scott and Mindy Website: BiggerPockets Podcast: BiggerPockets Podcast What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show In 2008-2009, the American dream of a home with a white picket fence turned into a financial nightmare, sending many families underwater for a decade. After looking at the numbers, there’s an ongoing debate over homeownership. Owning may …

How to Travel For Free | Stereo Live Q&A | EP 311

Watch https://youtu.be/wkMrBx-bFVAListen Read What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show After a year when many of us canceled travel plans, hope is on the horizon that travel can resume again. Are travel rewards still a workable strategy? Brad and his family recently traveled down to Orlando, but because travel rewards haven’t been on the top …

College Hacking: The Comprehensive Guide | Stereo Live Q&A | EP 309

Watch Listen Read What You’ll Get Out Of Today’s Show Winter is over, spring is here, and Brad and Jonathan have hosted their fifth live event on Stereo! With the new season and sense of hope, people are beginning to think more about traveling and travel rewards points. Start thinking about a trip you want …

Refinance Your Student Loans With Credible

If you have student loans, paying less interest on them and getting the debt paid off faster is an important part of your overall FI strategy. Rates are exceedingly low right now and this could be a perfect time to refinance. Doing so can lower both your interest rate and your monthly payment. Freeing up …

How To Find The Best Homeowners Insurance Policy

For most of us, our home will be one of the biggest purchases we make in our lifetime. And your home will often account for a significant percentage of your overall net worth. That’s why finding the best homeowners insurance policy is so critical. No one wants to think that we’ll be the unfortunate person …

Get Free Health Insurance Quotes Through Policygenius

As someone currently shopping for a new healthcare plan, I can tell you it’s not fun. At all. Plus, it’s not very easy either. That’s why I was pleasantly surprised when I got to write about Policygenius. They offer an easy way to shop for health insurance. Really easy, in fact. What is Policygenius? Policygenius …

How To Avoid Fees When Getting Cash When Traveling Abroad

I love using my credit cards to earn miles, points, and cash back. But when you travel internationally, places you visit won’t always accept credit cards. This is why you need to have cash available while traveling. But how do you avoid fees when getting cash on international vacations? While traveling, the best option is …

How An HSA Fits With Your FIRE Plans

When your primary financial goal is to retire early and become financially independent, sometimes it feels like you can only do so much. If you’re already maxing out your IRA and 401(k) every year you might assume that you are left with only taxable accounts to invest your cash in. Thankfully, the HSA is a …

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: …