017: Online Meetup | Playing With FIRE Review

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Did they portray the FIRE Movement as something realistic? Why did they move in with their in-laws? Was Taylor being completely honest? Listen in as Ryan and three participants rate and review the documentary Playing With FIRE! The participants this week are: Jolie from Well Bean Coaching (Episode 007), Court from Modern FImily (Episode 010) …

016C: Money Mechanic’s Backstory

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As a holiday surprise for our listeners, we’re dropping THREE episodes at once! That’s right—you’ll be hearing all three of our backstories this week. Ryan, Chrissy, and Money Mechanic… who’ll be your favourite? 🙂 Money Mechanic’s backstory The Money Mechanic moved to Canada in the early 1980’s. His childhood memories of money are influenced by …

006: Value Busters | What We REFUSE To Spend Money On!

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In this episode, Chrissy and Ryan chat about the things they don’t spend money on. There’ll be plenty of ranting and voicing of opinions! Listen in as they bash businesses and products that they simply do not value. Below is a summary of the episode. (But I promise it’s way more interesting in audio format—so …

005: Achieving FI in Toronto | Kristy and Bryce from Millennial Revolution

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Today we’re talking to Canada’s FI power couple—Kristy and Bryce from Millennial Revolution! They made FI possible in high-cost Toronto, rejected the cult of home ownership and began the Millennial Revolution. They’re also the authors of the brand-new book, Quit Like a Millionaire. In the interview, we discuss: World schooling How the community is similar …

004: Using the Smith Manoeuvre to Achieve FI | Megan

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In today’s episode, we chat with Megan from Victoria, BC. She and her husband use a strategy called the Smith Manoeuvre to help them reach FI. About Megan Megan lives in Victoria, BC with her husband and four kids (aged 12, 8, 5, and 2). She homeschools her kids while managing three rental units and …

003: The 4% Assumption

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In this episode, we discuss the 4% Rule and all its intricacies… and rename it the 4% Assumption! Listen in as we turn this core FIRE concept inside out… and leave you with thought-provoking questions, answers, and observations. References Great article laying out the 4% Rule in easy-to-read terms: https://fourpillarfreedom.com/the-trinity-study-updated-for-2018/ Chrissy mentions Mr. Money Mustache’s …