The Why of Financial Independence: What Do You Value?

[4-minute read] I think people often get the wrong idea about what FI is and why people seek to achieve it. What FI is Not It might be easy to assume, for example, that people who seek FI are greedy, money-hungry, people who value money above all else or just want to be rich. These …

Improve Your Life Beginning Today with One Simple Idea

Are you ready to transform your life in a powerful way? Are you ready to take back control of your own destiny... from your employer, from your clients, from your stuff, from consumerism? This one idea has the power to improve your life within days and to radically change the trajectory of your life over …

5 Steps to Greater Happiness… Beginning Today

We all want to be happy. But why is something so universally sought after so difficult to obtain? In one word: Distractions. Too often we allow others to dictate how we live our lives. As a result, we are not actively pursuing happiness. Since I discovered Financial Independence four years ago, I realized that FIRE …

You can help more people from a position of wealth than from a position of debt.

-- Lane Beck, San Diego, CA, Jan 12, 2018 #LiveSimply #LifeHacks #TICisms #inspiration #quotes #philanthropy #charity #causes #giving