7 things you can do to survive a reorganization and get out stronger!

With tech firms disrupting many industries, reorganizations are the new normal. I’m about to face one myself in the coming year or so. Since my day-job is my most important source of income, the key question here is: how to survive a reorganization and still make the most of your career?

There are several things you can do before a reorganization and potential layoff. The sooner you start the better! Let’s find out more about 7 of them. Continue reading “7 things you can do to survive a reorganization and get out stronger!”

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5 important lessons that investing in real estate teaches your kids!

Investing in real estate is a wonderful way to generate cash-flow. No investment comes without risk, but real estate can deliver generous returns. On top of that, investing in real estate teaches your kids several important lessons that they do not learn in school. Let’s find out more. Continue reading “5 important lessons that investing in real estate teaches your kids!”

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Subscriptions… A sneaky money burner that keeps you from reaching FIRE earlier!

Last week an interesting news article was published. It showed that on average people have 11 subscriptions. Much more than I expected. Youngsters under 25 years old have on average 16(!) subscriptions. Imagine the impact of the costs of that many subscriptions  on reaching financial freedom?! The Dutch Consumers Association (Nibud) advised making a list of your subscriptions every year and decide whether you really need them. That’s exactly what I will do right now! Continue reading “Subscriptions… A sneaky money burner that keeps you from reaching FIRE earlier!”

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Reaching FIRE with a generous heart!

For those of us living in The Netherlands, Western Europe or the West in general, we are so lucky! The Netherlands is the 12th richest country in the world. The Netherlands has a poverty rate of just 7.9%. Far lower than India (60.4%) and even the United States (16.8%). We are so rich and we don’t even know it or perceive it that way.

Last week that was really an eye-opener for me. Hoarding cash and investing a lot of money is fun. But I think it’s very important to keep your eyes open for those not so fortunate. Generosity is an important trait to reach FIRE joyfully and peacefully. Continue reading “Reaching FIRE with a generous heart!”

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