Radical Personal Finance: Financial Independence, Early Retirement, Investing, Insurance, Financial Planning

Money is important. But it's not #1.


Direct download: RPF0516-Dont_Let_Your_Pursuit_of_Money_Ruin_Your_Life.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:12pm MDT

Social Peer Pressure is significant. And it affects most of us with regard to our spending.

Here are three strategies I think through when considering how to combat it.


Direct download: RPF0515-Battling_Social_Sneetchery.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 10:30am MDT

It's Friday! That means we do live Q&A. Today:

  • Should I Front-Load my 401(k) Contributions?
  • Should I Fire My Financial Advisor For Lack of Value?



Direct download: RPF0514-Friday_QA.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:55pm MDT

Your financial tracking system is there to serve you. Make sure it's serving you effectively. Here's how!


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Direct download: RPF0513-What_Gets_Measured_Gets_Managed.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 8:49am MDT

One of the simplest and most effective tools you can employ to help you save money on the things you buy is a price book. In today's show, I share with you what a price book is, how to use it, and some tips and tricks to turbocharge your results.



Direct download: RPF0512-Price_Book.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:13pm MDT

It's Friday! That means Q&A time. Today we cover:

  • Should I Use my 401(k) Money to Invest in Real Estate with a Self-Directed IRA
  • What Questions Could a Client Ask their Financial Advisor for a More Productive Relationship
  • Do I Risk the Wrath of the IRS by Moving From Sole Proprietor to S-Corp
  • When Is the Right Time to Hire a Tax Accountant Instead of Doing it Myself?

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Direct download: RPF0511-Friday_QA.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:43pm MDT


  1. Which expenses matter the most?
  2. The value of variable expenses instead of fixed expenses.
  3. The importance of developing skill and resilience.


Direct download: RPF0510-Biggest_Expenses.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 9:19am MDT

You need to know.


Direct download: RPF0509-Daily_Expenses.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:10pm MDT

Today we cover the three basic methods to save money:

  1. Buy it cheaper
  2. Make it last longer
  3. Use it less

Any one of these strategies is useful. But the real power comes when you implement all three of them.

Listen to the show to understand why!


Direct download: RPF0508-Three_Ways_to_Save_Money.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:26pm MDT

It's Friday! And it's time for Q&A. Today we cover:

  • Should I Move From My Apartment and Buy a House in the Suburbs
  • How do I Set Up a Solo 401(k) So I Can do a Mega Backdoor Roth IRA
  • Should I Work as a 1099 Contractor or a W2 Employee

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Direct download: RPF0507-Friday_QA.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:41pm MDT