FIRE Movement

Why I am Not a Proponent of the Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE) Movement

Because I am a financial coach, most people assume that I am a strong proponent of the FIRE movement. If you have never heard of it before this acronym stands for Financial Independence, Retire Early. The FIRE movement started gaining momentum around 2010 and since then has taken off in millennium communities around the globe. … Continue reading Why I am Not a Proponent of the Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE) Movement

Debt and Entrepreneurship

Should I Be Debt-Free Before Starting My Business?

I often get this question from my coaching clients who are starting a new business. Usually they are referring to revolving versus non-revolving debt. Revolving debt is the kind of debt that is associated with lines of credit issued to credit card holders. Non-revolving debt is associated with mortgages, vehicle and student loans, and other … Continue reading Should I Be Debt-Free Before Starting My Business?