This is a great exercise that I do quite often, but never really thought it was a “thing” until I saw Get Rich Slowly’s awesome post on finding purpose. As he and others have well put it, if you don’t know WHY you are being frugal and spending endless hours reading personal finance blogs, you... Continue Reading →
For anyone that might be reading these posts, they will know that I spent a good deal of time in China. About 10yrs to be more precise. Other than my wife and kids, the best thing I gained out of my time in China was a different relationship with money. To preface this whole article,... Continue Reading →
Hey all. So I’ve decided to start posting my “daily spend” on Instagram (financialsloth). Not sure how it will go, but sometimes I just look at how much I’ve spent on stuff during the day and ask, “did I really need all that?”.
So this is a common topic on a lot of personal finance blogs I read and something that I have thought a lot about. Salary vs Net Worth. We all know what a salary is (and if you don't, good for you, you are independently wealthy. Leave a comment as to how you got there!),... Continue Reading →
Welcome! At Financial Sloth I hope to talk about my own financial journey and get feedback from others about theirs. While my journey to financial freedom is far from complete, I hope to find some companions along the way. I will post my experiences and what I know and I will share what others have... Continue Reading →
I thought it would be good to start with some of my personal thoughts on money, personal finances, and financial freedom. As this site grows, I will probably delve a bit deeper into how I arrived at where I am today, but for now, I think it would be good to give everyone an idea... Continue Reading →