FIRE. RIP.

When I created this blog over seven years ago, the sole purpose was to chronicle our journey for financial independence and joyful life. I wanted to share my knowledge with like-minded people. I could have …

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2021 Goals & Resolutions Wrap Up

2021 goals and resolutions wrap up

Since 2019 I have been setting up goals and resolutions for myself at the beginning of the year. I would then provide an update every quarter to see how I was doing with my goals. …

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Relax, it’s OK to slow down

relax it's OK to slow down

The personal finance community, especially the FIRE community, has a tendency to promote side hustles. The idea is simple – increase your earning power so you can save and invest more money. This in term …

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Cashflows and Portfolios – Retirement Projections

Cashflows and Portfolios retirement projections

The accumulation phase is a major focus within the financial independence retire early (FIRE) movement. People focus on how they can accumulate enough assets to reach financial independence and eventually retire early. But the accumulation …

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Christmas plans+ Good Reads From The PF Community

Good Reads From The PF Community

First of all, I hope our American friends had a great Thanksgiving. Given it’s Black Friday in the US and many Canadian stores have started this tradition, happy bargain hunting. But remember, the best savings …

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Quick Q&A + Good Reads From The PF Community

Tawcan Q&A

Last week I was featured on three major news outlets – The Globe and Mail, MSN, and CNBS Grow. Many new readers stumbled onto this website as a result. If you’re a new reader, thank …

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