Radical Personal Finance: Financial Independence, Early Retirement, Investing, Insurance, Financial Planning
You are 100% responsible for your income–both creating an income source and for the actual level of your income.  In the US American context, you’re paid exactly what you’re worth in the marketplace.  So, to make more, you have to be worth more.  The bad news is that being worth more is difficult because it […]
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Today’s show topic is real estate and we’ll be discussing why your house is a terrible investment, how to do a proper rent vs. own calculation, and other wealth building topics with our special guest, James Collins. It’s certain to be challenging, controversial, and, I hope, appropriately radical. Please listen to the entire episode to understand […]

Today’s show is a conversation about the current status of the show, some of my mistakes and things I’m working on and it’s also a casual conversation about what’s really important.  We talk about the problems and solutions facing our consumer society and how we already know each and every one of the solutions to […]

Today, we have an in-depth conversation with Brandon, the Mad Fientist.  If all goes according to plan, Brandon should have enough money by the end of next year (2014) to never have to work again. He will be in his early 30s. Today’s show goes fairly deep into some of the technical strategies that Brandon is […]

Today’s show is an interview with Paula Pant, founder of Afford Anything. Paula is a journalist, globetrotter, entrepreneur, and investor who has traveled to nearly 30 countries before her 30th birthday. She owns six rental property units that passively put thousands in her pocket. Here’s Paula’s philosophy in her own words, pulled straight from her About […]

Today’s show gives you some questions to ask yourself when making some buying decisions and some tools to make more intelligent decisions. Resources for today’s show: When is it okay for you to spend a lot of money? When you want to because it satisfies something that’s important to you–it’s your money.  You earned it […]

Today’s show is a comprehensive guide that will give you an incredible foundation in how to save big money on your cell phone bills.  Our guest, I.P. Daley from www.techmeshugana.com shares his tips and techniques for how he has lowered all of his communications bills to <$70 per month. Resources for today’s show: Our guest […]

In this episode of the Radical Personal Finance Podcast, we dig into Jacob Lund Fisker’s seminal book “Early Retirement Extreme” for a book review and commentary. I love this book. I think it can serve as an overarching manual for designing your financial plan so that it funds your life.  It’s also one of the […]

Where do you start when thinking about financial planning?  You have to begin with the end in mind (as Stephen Covey would say): What do you really want?   Why do you want it?   And then, how are you going to achieve it? Every bit of your plan revolves around the answers to those […]
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Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:31pm MDT

A brief introduction to the Radical Personal Finance Podcast, its purpose and goals, and an introduction to your host, Joshua Sheats.
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Category:podcast -- posted at: 5:30pm MDT

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