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Our Rich Journey Podcast

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Welcome to the Our Rich Journey Podcast! A question and answer based podcast, the Our Rich Journey Podcast takes a couple (Amon & Christina) who retired before the age of 40 and has them answer all of your early retirement, investing money, saving money, and making money questions. With over 600,000 followers on their Youtube channel, Amon & Christina are changing the way you think about money!
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Make $1,000,000 in Ten Years By Investing This Much Each Month
Make $1,000,000 in Ten Years By Investing This Much Each Month
Make $1,000,000 in Ten Years By Investing This Much Each Month - In this video, we answer a caller's question regarding how much she should invest each month to reach financial independence and retire early with one million dollars in ten years. ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
13:36
December 07, 2022
FTX Causes Crypto Crash - Opportunity to Buy More or End of Crypto?
FTX Causes Crypto Crash - Opportunity to Buy More or End of Crypto?
FTX Causes Crypto Crash - Opportunity to Buy More or End of Crypto? - The three year rise and complete fall of FTX (one of the world's largest crypto exchanges) provides for a great discussion on crypto! In this video, we discuss what caused the fall of FTX, how it impacted investors, and what the future holds for crypto investors. ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
22:13
December 02, 2022
My 401K Is Losing Money - Should I Roll It Over?
My 401K Is Losing Money - Should I Roll It Over?
In this episode, we answer Allison and Greg's question about rolling over their 401k from their previous employer to an IRA with Fidelity. We talk about the different options that they have and potential investments to consider when doing a rollover.  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
17:56
October 25, 2022
How To Stay Motivated While Pursuing Financial Independence? / Celebrating Achievements
How To Stay Motivated While Pursuing Financial Independence? / Celebrating Achievements
The financial independence, retire early (F.I.R.E.) journey can be long . . . and sometimes you need to just sit back and take some time to celebrate your F.I.R.E. journey achievements. When should you celebrate? How can you stay motivated on the journey? In this episode, we answer those questions! ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
13:33
October 21, 2022
Is It Better To Invest in Index Funds or ETFs?
Is It Better To Invest in Index Funds or ETFs?
In this episode, we answer Alice's question about index funds versus ETFs. Alice has the option of investing in index funds or their ETF equivalents . . . and, in this episode, we discuss which ones we think are better! ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
13:54
October 20, 2022
Dealing With Negative People - How Can it Impact Your Financial Independence Journey
Dealing With Negative People - How Can it Impact Your Financial Independence Journey
We achieved financial independence and retired before the age of forty. But our financial independence retire early (F.I.R.E.) journey wasn't completely smooth sailing. Some people embraced our F.I.R.E. goals and helped us along the way . . . and other were very negative. In this episode, we answer a caller's question about how to deal with negative people on the F.I.R.E. journey.  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
18:28
October 19, 2022
Asset Allocation - What's the Right Mix of Stock & Real Estate Investments?
Asset Allocation - What's the Right Mix of Stock & Real Estate Investments?
We reached financial independence and retired early by investing in real estate and in the stock market. In this episode, we answer a caller's question about what percentage of a investment portfolio should be allocated towards real estate and what percentage should be allocated towards investing in the stock market.  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
14:57
October 18, 2022
Should I Buy the Dip - Will the Stock Market Keep Falling?
Should I Buy the Dip - Will the Stock Market Keep Falling?
Do you have money sitting aside that you're planning to invest in the stock market when you see a good dip in the market? If so, do you have a strategy for doing that? In this episode, we answer a follower's question about whether it's a good idea to have money set aside to invest in a potentially upcoming dip in the stock market and (if so!), what's the best strategy for doing it! ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
10:54
October 17, 2022
How Can I Manage My Time to Be More Productive to Achieve Financial Independence?
How Can I Manage My Time to Be More Productive to Achieve Financial Independence?
We all only have 24 hours in a day. But, why does it seem that some people are able to fit more into their day?! In this episode, we answer Ves the Best's question about ow she can better manage her time so that she can more effectively pursue financial independence.  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
16:18
October 14, 2022
401K, Roth IRA, HSA - Which Investment Account Is the Best for Growing My Wealth?
401K, Roth IRA, HSA - Which Investment Account Is the Best for Growing My Wealth?
We have multiple investment accounts. Each of these accounts played an important role in getting us to financial independence. In this episode, we answer Madison's question about the four accounts that she and her husband have (two 401ks, one Roth IRA, and one HSA) and the order in which she should fund each account.  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
15:43
October 13, 2022
Caring for an Elderly Family Member - How Can I Do That & Reach Financial Independence?
Caring for an Elderly Family Member - How Can I Do That & Reach Financial Independence?
Many of us are in what we call a "sandwich generation" - We are responsible for taking care of our own kids, but we also have responsibilities to our elderly parents or other elderly family members. In this episode, we answer a caller's question about how she can pursue financial independence while also incorporating her future responsibilities as a caregiver for an elderly loved one once that loved one becomes unable to care for herself.  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
13:02
October 12, 2022
I'm a Single Mom - How Can I Retire Early?
I'm a Single Mom - How Can I Retire Early?
After sharing our FIRE journey, we've met so many different people pursuing FIRE. We've met single people, couples, people that have been divorced, couples with kids . . . and even kids themselves! In this episode, we answer a question related to dingle parents pursuing FIRE. As a single parent, is achieving FIRE feasible? ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
15:20
October 11, 2022
What Is the Best ETF Investment for Dividend Income?
What Is the Best ETF Investment for Dividend Income?
Dividends are a great way to earn steady income during retirement. In this episode, we answer Maria's question about what is the best dividend producing ETF.  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
14:42
October 10, 2022
Strong U.S. Dollar - Is This the Best Time to Buy a House in Europe (Golden Visa Residency)?
Strong U.S. Dollar - Is This the Best Time to Buy a House in Europe (Golden Visa Residency)?
The Euro has taken a nose dive in value (the biggest dive in twenty years). What does that mean for people spending U.S. dollars in Europe? Well . . . your dollar is now worth A LOT more! In this episode, we answer a question from a caller that wants to take advantage of the strong U.S. dollar by investing in Portugal's golden visa scheme. Is it a good idea? Check out this episode to find out!  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
11:35
October 07, 2022
Where Should I Save My Emergency Fund? - CD Ladders Explained
Where Should I Save My Emergency Fund? - CD Ladders Explained
In today's episode, Samantha explains that she currently has her emergency fund in a high yield savings account. She's considering putting some of this fund into a CD ladder and wants to know: 1) Is it a good idea to hold an emergency fund in a CD ladder; and 2) If so, how can she build a CD ladder? We answer those questions in this episode!  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
14:13
October 06, 2022
I'm Self-Employed - Where Do I Start Investing to Achieve Financial Independence?
I'm Self-Employed - Where Do I Start Investing to Achieve Financial Independence?
Did you know that as an entrepreneur, business owner, side hustler, etc., you have more investment options that can help you protect your money from taxes? In this episode, we answer Erika's question: As a business owner, what investment accounts can I invest in?  ▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
14:53
October 05, 2022
Should I Invest in Real Estate in Portugal or the United States?
Should I Invest in Real Estate in Portugal or the United States?
Should I Invest in Real Estate in Portugal or the United States?  The real estate market in the United States is incredibly different compared to the real estate market in Portugal. In this podcast, we answer Ana’s question about whether she should invest in real estate in the U.S. or real estate in Portugal.    ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more!    ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)!     ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE!     ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE!     ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
13:07
October 04, 2022
Should I Buy Google Stock? It's On Sale (Less Than $100)?!?!
Should I Buy Google Stock? It's On Sale (Less Than $100)?!?!
▸▸▸Send us your questions: https://www.ourrichjourney.com/podcast Should I Buy Google Stock? It's On Sale (Less Than $100)?!?! - While the stock market is currently down, a lot of value investors are eyeing tech companies to invest in. In this video, we answer a caller’s question about Google - Should she invest in Google as an individual stock or should she invest in index funds instead? ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE!    ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
17:12
October 03, 2022
How Much Money Should I Invest in Stocks and Real Estate to Retire Early?
How Much Money Should I Invest in Stocks and Real Estate to Retire Early?
A lot of people know that they want to reach financial independence and retire early. But, not everyone knows how much money they need to retire early or how much money they should be investing each month to retire early. In this podcast episode, we address that issue. We talk about how to calculate how much money you need to retire early if you plan on investing in the stock market and in real estate! ▸▸▸Enroll in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program: https://www.365daystofire.com/ Take part in our 365 Days to F.I.R.E. Program and develop your financial independence plan (including your stock investing plan and real estate investing plan) AND get your plans reviewed by us, attend 12 Live Q&As with us, complete daily F.I.R.E. related tasks, get assigned to a small accountability group, attend our meet-ups in Portugal, participate in our FIRE related book club . . . and more! ▸▸▸Enroll in our Stock Market Investing Course for Financial Independence and Retiring Early: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/ Enroll in our new 21 module, 4-plus hour stock market investing course with more than 30 handouts of summary notes, homework assignments, and resources. Learn how to research and select investments, how to determine your asset allocation, how to rebalance your portfolio, how to optimize your investments for tax purposes, how to automate your investments, and much more (including a 19-page Investment Plan to work on)! ▸▸▸Enroll in our FIRE Master Class: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/FIRE-master-class This FIRE Master Class is designed for people interested in pursuing financial independence and retiring early. In the Master Class, we explain how to live off of your investments during early retirement; how to withdraw money from your investment accounts to support your living expenses during retirement; how to calculate your FIRE number; new and creative ways that you can save money; new side hustles for making money; how to invest in the stock market and in real estate; we discuss healthcare options in retirement . . . and MORE! ▸▸▸Enroll in our How to Move to Portugal Course: A Step-By-Step Course to Relocating and Living in Portugal: https://ourrichjourney.thinkific.com/courses/portugal This course is designed for people interested in moving to Portugal. In the course, we explain the visa process, the documents you need to submit for your application, and the step-by-step process that we took to obtain our visas; we explain the residency permit process and how we obtained our residence permit here in Portugal; we explain the process for buying and renting a house in Portugal; we discuss healthcare, school options, and setting up NIFs, we explain taxes here in Portugal, and MORE! ▸▸▸Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richjourney/
22:43
September 30, 2022
Should I Pay Off My Student Loan or Invest for Early Retirement?
Should I Pay Off My Student Loan or Invest for Early Retirement?
More than 45 million people have federal student loan debt. At the same time, most people also feel the pressure to save (and invest) for retirement. So, if you have extra money coming in - what should you focus on: Paying down your student loan or investing for retirement? In this video, we answer that question!
13:44
September 29, 2022
Introducing the new Our Rich Journey Podcast!
Introducing the new Our Rich Journey Podcast!
Introducing the Our Rich Journey Podcast! A question and answer based podcast, the Our Rich Journey Podcast takes a couple (Amon & Christina) who retired before the age of 40 and has them answer all of your early retirement, investing money, saving money, and making money questions. With over 600,000 followers on their Youtube channel, Amon & Christina are changing the way you think about money!
06:31
September 18, 2022