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Welcome to the BrotherFI Financial Independence Podcast. This podcast is dedicated to helping you achieve financial independence and overcome your money problems. Matt is an engineer who understands there’s not just one way that leads to financial freedom and that’s what he’s here to explore. From saving for retirement to graduating college debt free to paying down debt to starting your own business he covers all topics related to personal finance and optimal living. Each week we bring you an episode designed to help you get your life back, build wealth, and make a difference.

Welcome to the BrotherFI Financial Independence Podcast. This podcast is dedicated to helping you achieve financial independence and overcome your money problems. Matt is an engineer who understands there’s not just one way that leads to financial freedom and that’s what he’s here to explore. From saving for retirement to graduating college debt free to paying down debt to starting your own business he covers all topics related to personal finance and optimal living. Each week we bring you an episode designed to help you get your life back, build wealth, and make a difference.
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Welcome to the BrotherFI Financial Independence Podcast. This podcast is dedicated to helping you achieve financial independence and overcome your money problems. Matt is an engineer who understands there’s not just one way that leads to financial freedom and that’s what he’s here to explore. From saving for retirement to graduating college debt free to paying down debt to starting your own business he covers all topics related to personal finance and optimal living. Each week we bring you an episode designed to help you get your life back, build wealth, and make a difference.

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Episodes

5 Helpful Tips to Achieve Early Retirement | Ep. #34

5/15/2019
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Join the Habesha Finance community today! You read the title and probably had the same reaction I did. How? What does that even mean? I know this is a crazy idea, but there are many people who have found ways to achieve early retirement and I'm going to touch on some of those ways with a little Habesha Finance twist. In this episode I will show you the strategies early retirees have used to become financially independent at an early age. For the full article click here. This podcast is...

Duration:00:10:43

Having the Courage to Say No [To Bad Financial Products] | Ep. #33

5/8/2019
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Duration:00:07:25

Monthly Expenses Keeping You From Saving Money | Ep. #32

5/1/2019
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Have you joined the Habesha Finance Facebook group yet? Just answer a few questions and you're in! Saving money and building wealth requires patience and a lot of sacrifice. When we started our journey to financial freedom we became challenged with the choice of giving up some things we really enjoyed having. I’m talking about memberships and subscriptions we’ve had for years. We all get to this point on our journey to build wealth and create the life we desire for ourselves and our...

Duration:00:11:33

Ultimate Life Insurance Strategy for Wealth Building 2019 | Ep. #31

4/24/2019
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Duration:00:17:30

Breaking Down Permanent Life Insurance | Ep. #30

4/17/2019
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Duration:00:11:35

Term Life Insurance Review and Why You Need This! | Ep. #29

4/10/2019
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With so many different types of life insurance out there my hope is to give a high level overview and make it presentable here so you can choose what’s right for you and your family. Unless you are financially independent with millions and billions of dollars to your name and no debt, YOU ABSOLUTELY NEED LIFE INSURANCE! Never buy a financial product you do not understand! What is term life insurance? Well one definition is, “life insurance that pays a benefit in the event of the death of the...

Duration:00:13:04

How to Build Wealth [Nipsey Hussle Tribute] | Ep. #28

4/3/2019
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Nipsey Hussle was undoubtedly legendary through all his ambitions. There are not enough words to speak on his impact in this world. We start this second season of the Habesha Finance Podcast dedicated to paying respect to Nipsey Hussle also known as Ermias Asghedom. No edits. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/habeshafinance/message

Duration:00:11:58

529 vs ESA vs UGMA and UTMA [Saving for College] | Ep. #27

11/19/2018
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In this episode, I talk about saving for college. And ways to do this outside of simply putting money in an old-fashioned bank account earning 1-2% interest over 18 years. We review 529 plans, ESA plans, UGMAs and UTMAs. Also, there's bonus content for Georgia residents on saving for college! For more information about the Georgia 529 plan visit: habeshafinance.com/georgia-529-path2college-review Make sure you click below and follow the show notes so you don't miss anything. Don't...

Duration:00:21:45

Open Enrollment 2019 and Our HSA Review | Ep. #26

11/12/2018
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Healthcare is not exactly the easiest thing to figure out. Here I go over updates to the Habesha Finance family health coverage...sneak preview: HSAs still rock! Make sure you click below and follow the show notes so you don't miss anything. Don't forget to subscribe, rate and review! For show notes, you can head over to habeshafinance.com/26. Reach out to info@habeshafinance.com for any questions or comments you may have. Subscribe to my newsletter at habeshafinance.com/sub and receive your...

Duration:00:16:42

5 Awesome Fully Funded Emergency Fund Benefits | Ep. #25

11/5/2018
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Financial emergencies happen to all of us and we know that. When and how those emergencies happen is another story. Here are 5 awesome reasons to have a fully funded emergency fund. Make sure you click below and follow the show notes so you don't miss anything. Don't forget to subscribe, rate and review! For show notes, you can head over to habeshafinance.com/25. Reach out to info@habeshafinance.com for any questions or comments you may have. Subscribe to my newsletter at...

Duration:00:12:56

The Financial Independence Guide for Immigrants [Welcome to America!] | Ep. #24

10/29/2018
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Life in the USA can be challenging for immigrants in so many ways, especially when it comes to money. Check out this financial independence guide dedicated to those who are now calling the USA home. Let this guide help you get your life back, build wealth and make a difference. Make sure you click below and follow the show notes so you don't miss anything in this guide! For show notes, you can head over to habeshafinance.com/24. Reach out to info@habeshafinance.com for any questions or...

Duration:00:27:18

5 Lessons Cross Country Taught Me About Financial Independence | Ep. #23

10/22/2018
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Running can actually teach you a great deal on how to handle your personal finance. These are the lessons cross country that has helped me on my path to financial independence. For show notes, you can head over to habeshafinance.com/23. Reach out to info@habeshafinance.com for any questions or comments you may have. Subscribe to my newsletter at habeshafinance.com/sub and receive your FREE personal finance checklist. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:13:12

Break Away From Social Media and Live Your Best Life | Ep. #22

10/15/2018
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I can talk about personal finance and my successes and failures for days. Yet, for Habesha Finance to be impactful I believe there has to be some personal, brotherly wisdom that must be shared. There's so much of who we are as humans we are losing to the digital world that we have to pump the brakes. I believe that as a society we have to break away from social media and I'll tell you why in this episode. For show notes you can head over to habeshafinance.com/22. Reach out to...

Duration:00:08:14

10 Financial Independence Tips for Broke Millennials | Ep. #21

10/8/2018
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Thanks to an education system that doesn’t prepare you for the real, “real world,” more millennials than ever are struggling with debt, financing way too expensive cars and neglecting to save for the future. Here are 10 tips for broke millennials to break through the walls of debt and get on the path to financial independence! For show notes you can head over to habeshafinance.com/21. Reach out to info@habeshafinance.com for any questions or comments you may have. Subscribe to my newsletter...

Duration:00:14:38

The Importance of Investing Early [Start Now!] | Ep. #20

10/1/2018
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If you could go back and change the way you looked at money when you were 18, 21 or 25 would you? Part of your journey to financial independence is investing as early as possible. If you have any doubt on why you should invest or think you can hold off investing for when you're older, think twice! For show notes you can head over to habeshafinance.com/20. Reach out to info@habeshafinance.com for any questions or comments you may have. Subscribe to my newsletter at habeshafinance.com/sub and...

Duration:00:12:14

17 Ridiculous Money Myths Busted | Ep. #19

9/24/2018
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There are so many myths about money that you need to be aware of. I tackle 17 money myths that in some way or another I have encountered in my life. For show transcript/notes go to habeshafinance.com/19. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/habeshafinance/message

Duration:00:15:22

Starting a Business Right After College with Salim Shukur | Ep. #18

9/17/2018
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I had the pleasure of chatting with a good friend of mine Salim Shukur, CEO and Founder of Shukur Motors and Shukur Transport. He has a very amazing story of how right after graduating from college he found his passion for self-employment and owning his own business. Salim saw the struggle his family and friends faced when trying to purchase a vehicle and shares with us his journey to becoming a business owner. Shukur Motors Facebook Page -> habeshafinance.com/shukurmotorsFB Shukur Motors...

Duration:00:22:39

Three Rules of Investing I Live By | Ep. #17

9/10/2018
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“If you aren’t thinking about owning a stock for 10 years, don’t even think about owning it for 10 minutes.” - Warren Buffett This episode is dedicated to the three rules of investing that helped jumpstart my investment portfolio in the right direction for me. Rule #1: I Do Not Invest In Single Stocks Rule #2: Know My Risk Tolerance For Where I Am Rule #3: Never Panic, Stay The Course For show notes/transcript go to habeshafinance.com/17 Awesome experts you should check out and their...

Duration:00:16:15

What is Compound Interest? Why Does it Matter? | Ep. #16

9/3/2018
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Einstein called compound interest the most powerful force in the universe. In this episode we cover the basics of compound interest and explore the opportunity cost with common monthly expenses. Find out exactly how much that daily latte or your car payment could really cost you. You can find in the show notes at habeshafinance.com/16 a pretty cool table that shows you the year by year progression of the different saving items. You'll see how much you could have accumulated after 10, 15 up...

Duration:00:15:48

Part 2 of 2 Free Tools to Help You Take Financial Control [Net Worth Tracker!] | Ep. #15

8/27/2018
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We go over the 2nd free tool that we use to maintain financial control of our lives and I'm confident will help you too. What is your net worth? Net worth = assets - liabilities. Assets include the amount in the bank account, taxable and tax-advantage accounts, value of home... Liabilities include a mortgage, car note, debt, 401k loans... Personal Capital - an awesome and free net worth tracker. habeshafinance.com/pc. Easy way to support Habesha Finance / simply sign up for a FREE Personal...

Duration:00:12:07