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FIRE update: six months in

The Accumulator is six months into FIRE. Has he lost the will to live yet? Or is that just his friends because he’s so unbearably chirpy now?

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Savings rate to the rescue

This article on the importance of your savings rate is by Budgets and Beverages from Team Monevator. Check back every Monday for more fresh perspectives from the Team. I have a new hero in life. His name is Tony Stark. You might know him as Iron Man. Tony Stark is a superhero and plays a [...]

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Spend the day locked in the office dealing with BS? Or out on a bike riding in the sunshine? FIRE gives you the power to decide…

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Three months in, is The Accumulator bathing in FI bliss or cracking up with existential angst?

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How to build an FI plan that copes with bill shock.

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The Accumulator’s seven year FIRE journey condensed into seven minutes (ish).

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The Accumulator sets alight the torch of freedom and goes full FIRE. TLDR: he’s left work for good.

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If you’re ever assailed by doubts in the night then this post is for you.

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The Accumulator shares his financial origin story and the trauma that put him on the path to FI.

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What if FIRE doesn’t work?

The Accumulator rolls out his battle plan to keep the faith when he goes full FIRE.

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I hit my FI number

The Accumulator enters the promised land after many years of wandering the desert. But does he really like milk and honey?

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The FIRE debate goes into its final round. Will TI and TA make up or go out in a blaze of grenade-lobbing glory? Does this question even need answering?

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The Accumulator reacts to The Investor’s withering fire about FIRE. Meanwhile, TDM starts a peace and love movement to try and keep Monevator together.

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The Investor rips into the FIRE community, The Accumulator and monks.

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Our FIRE debate heats up as The Investor threatens The Accumulator with his elephant.

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The Monevator team debate FIRE. Is it worth the pain? Is it more myth than reality? The Investor, The Accumulator and The Details Man make their case.

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David Sawyer has sold thousands of copies of RESET since he first wrote about it for us. What has it taught him?

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Status anxiety is the enemy of financial independence. Here’s some high-calibre ammo to help you FIRE back.

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Brain food to sustain fellow FIRE travellers who are starting to flag.

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Stuck in a rut? Want to change up your job, your finances – and most of all your future? Guest author David Sawyer has a few ideas…

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As yet another would-be extreme early retiree has qualms about jumping off the end of the diving board, it’s worth considering why…

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The Rule of 300 is a quick and dirty shortcut to estimating how much money you’ll need saved to meet your income needs.

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Finding it tough to reach financial independence? A fellow, weary traveller reaches out.

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