Financial independence and financial freedom. There are plenty of definitions and ways to think about these terms. In fact, they are often used interchangeably in the personal finance space.

However, by framing them as distinct, with financial independence as a numerical goal and financial freedom as a state of mind…

#7: Financial literacy pays off more than any college degree

Today I present financial truths, lessons, and my money philosophy. This list details all of my learnings so far on my financial independence retire early journey 4 years in. These are my reflections as of this moment and time.

Let’s get right to it.

1. Don’t sweat the small stuff.

Sure, cut out the daily latte…

Hard doesn’t mean right and exotic never works

One month ago I wrote an article about overrated investing advice. I’ve been itching to make this part 2 with underrated advice. I personally get more exciting telling you what to consider doing vs. what to avoid. That’s what you’ll get today — 5 underrated pieces of investing advice for…

Frankie Calkins

M. Ed. Seattle, WA. Marketing Manager by day. Personal finance YouTuber and Author by night and weekends. @TheMoneyResolution

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