019-Emergency Fund or Plan?

In this episode, the guys tackle the emergency fund debate. We’ll sample a new beer as usual too. If you found this podcast you’re probably familiar with the FI/RE movement that has grown in popularity recently. Here at the FI Garage, we’re all on the path to FI, however, we consider…

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Interview 7-The Expat

Today on the FI Garage The Mechanic and The Accountant have a coffee (cut us some slack it was really early in the morning) and get to speak with The Expat, who lives overseas and uses geo arbitrage on his way to FI. The Expat discusses his favorite beers from…

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017-Asset Allocation, are we on target?

In this episode, the guys discuss asset allocation and location. Are we on target? Are you? The beers we sample are from Cali this week! If you found this podcast you’re probably familiar with the FI/RE movement that has grown in popularity recently. Here at the FI Garage, we’re all on…

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Camp Mustache wrap

The Accountant and the Money Mechanic we lucky enough to ‘win’ the lottery and get a couple tickets to Camp Mustache Toronto 2019. This episode is a short wrap up of their trip to Ontario and their experience at camp. #CMTO2019

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016-The Garage talks mortgages

In this episode, the guys wade into muddy mortgage waters. HELOCs, rates, insurance, terms, renewals there’s too much to cover for one episode. We’ll sample a few new beers as usual too. If you found this podcast you’re probably familiar with the FI/RE movement that has grown in popularity recently….

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015-Rise of the Side Hustle

In this episode, we discuss the rise of side hustling. And in a new twist, we sample a bottled cocktail. If you found this podcast you’re probably familiar with the FI/RE movement that has grown in popularity recently. Here at the FI Garage, we’re all on the path to FI, however,…

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Interview 5 – How to get +10% returns in your RRSP

Today on the FI Garage The Mechanic and The Accountant have a beer and get to speak with Kevin & Jeannine, who use their RRSP’s to do second mortgage lending and consistently achieve +10% returns on their cash! Introduction Beer #1 – Sneaky Weasel by Balderdash Brewing (0:55) Mortgage Lending…

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014 – Are we too conservative?

In this episode, the Mechanic, the Accountant, and the Economist ponder whether people in the FIRE community are too conservative in deciding when to leave their day job? We’ll sample a few new beers as usual too. If you found this podcast you’re probably familiar with the FI/RE movement that…

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013 – FI Garage Approved Drinks

In this episode, the Mechanic, the Accountant, and the Economist discuss a listener’s email and ponder some FI approved drinks. We’ll sample a few new beers as usual too. If you found this podcast you’re probably familiar with the FI/RE movement that has grown in popularity recently. Here at the FI…

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Interview 4 – Money Mechanic’s Spouse Weighs in on FI and Money

The Money Mechanic turned on the FI Garage recording gear while he was having a beer with his partner/wife earlier this year. They had a quick talk about their personal finance journey together. What are we drinking (0:53) Snowblind Belgian-Style IPA – Brewed & Bottled in Fernie, BC by Fernie Brewing…

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