Here’s a digest of some of my favourite financial independence or personal finance related blog posts that I came across over the past week or so:
Where’s your money?
Stealthy Wealth wrote a really nice post about diversification and took a closer look at his own portfolio’s level of diversification and where exactly his portfolio is invested in. Kinda ties in well with the post I wrote a while ago about diversification: The DIY investor’s guide to diversification
The often overlooked financial advantages of partnering up
Over at Tread Lightly Retire Early a nice post for people living together:
https://treadlightlyretireearly.com/2018/08/27/the-often-overlooked-financial-advantages-of-partnering-up/ Since my wife and I moved in under one roof, it has been amazing how much money we save every month. This post delves into a lot of the nuts and bolts, the benefits (and a few disadvantages) of living together.
5 Lessons I Wish My Parents Would Have Taught Me About Money
Middle Age Money Man wrote a really straight-forward blog post about the 5 basics of money. Worth it to remind ourselves every now and then about the fundamentals:
I wrote a short blog post about a few more financial concepts that one needs to understand well, that ties in quite nicely with the above post:
5 Lessons Learned in 5 Years of Early Retirement
Justin over at Root of Good wrote a really thought provoking article about the some of the things they experienced as a result of retiring early. Quite interesting and thought provoking:
Creating Location Independence – Work From Anywhere
99to1percent.com wrote a really good article a while ago (back in February) about location independence, something that I struggle with quite a lot (since I have to commute a total of nearly 3 hours every day, while I should really be able to work from home – or anywhere else really – according to the kind of work I do):
So there you have it. A few good reads to help you get through the slow morning at the office!
Happy reading and happy investing!