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After much thought and consideration, I've decided to end my 'Ask Firebug Fridays' segment after the announcement from Australia's financial services regulator. On the 21st of March 2022, ASIC (Australian Securities and Investments Commission) published new guidelines...
Summary My guest today is Brandon Ganch who is better known in the FIRE community as the Mad Fientist. Brandon is an ex-computer programmer turned blogger and podcaster who reached financial independence at the ripe old age of 34 with his wife Jill. It’s always a...
Reflection time. I started full-time work at the end of 2011 and discovered the concept of financial independence (FI) sometime in 2012 after reading Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki. That book (and the concept of FI) changed my life. It wasn't until a year after...
Summary I have a really fun podcast for you guys today. It’s been 5 years since she was on, but I’ve finally managed to get Mrs Firebug back on the podcast. Sometimes it’s nice just to stop, turn around and look back at how far you’ve come. I thought it would be cool...