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Financial Independence For All Cody and Justin believe in the concept of "Financial Independence For All". The FI Show focuses on financial independence, personal development, and life optimization. Our topics include, but are not limited to building wealth, saving money, investing, side hustles, real estate, productivity travel rewards and so much more! Once you've graduated from the Dave Ramsey School and achieve debt freedom, you'll be looking for something else. Well, here it is! We cover ideas and thoughts from the greatest in this space such as Tim Ferriss, Mr. Money Mustache, Joe Rogan, Tony Robbins and more, but with our own personal twist. Welcome to a community of like-minded people who are taking back their time and their lives in the pursuit of financial independence. Are you ready to improve your life?

Financial Independence For All Cody and Justin believe in the concept of "Financial Independence For All". The FI Show focuses on financial independence, personal development, and life optimization. Our topics include, but are not limited to building wealth, saving money, investing, side hustles, real estate, productivity travel rewards and so much more! Once you've graduated from the Dave Ramsey School and achieve debt freedom, you'll be looking for something else. Well, here it is! We cover ideas and thoughts from the greatest in this space such as Tim Ferriss, Mr. Money Mustache, Joe Rogan, Tony Robbins and more, but with our own personal twist. Welcome to a community of like-minded people who are taking back their time and their lives in the pursuit of financial independence. Are you ready to improve your life?
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Financial Independence For All Cody and Justin believe in the concept of "Financial Independence For All". The FI Show focuses on financial independence, personal development, and life optimization. Our topics include, but are not limited to building wealth, saving money, investing, side hustles, real estate, productivity travel rewards and so much more! Once you've graduated from the Dave Ramsey School and achieve debt freedom, you'll be looking for something else. Well, here it is! We cover ideas and thoughts from the greatest in this space such as Tim Ferriss, Mr. Money Mustache, Joe Rogan, Tony Robbins and more, but with our own personal twist. Welcome to a community of like-minded people who are taking back their time and their lives in the pursuit of financial independence. Are you ready to improve your life?

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Episodes

Building and Selling Online Businesses | Marc from Vital Dollar

5/21/2019
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In today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Marc from Vital Dollar. Marc's story is so impressive with being able to walk away from his job after just 18 months of blogging. Even more impressive is the fact that he's shown the ability to repeatedly create, grow, and sell his blogs which have amassed over $1 Million in total revenue. So listen up and learn how to grow and monetize your digital efforts and hear what it's like to sell a website for over $500k! After you listen be sure to...

Duration:00:43:03

How to Raise a Financially Smart Kid | Mother’s Day Special with Ruth Berman (Cody’s Mom)

5/14/2019
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In today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Cody's very own mom Ruth Berman! We wanted to do something special for Mother's Day this year and we think this interview hits the mark regardless of the holiday. We cover her origins and the unique jobs she and her own parents had. Then, we spend a good bit of time discussing how to raise children in a matter that makes them both savvy and comfortable with money. We think there's a ton of great nuggets in there for parents. Finally, we...

Duration:00:32:41

A High School Band Teacher Turned Six-Figure Online Entrepreneur | Bobby Hoyt from Millennial Money Man

5/7/2019
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In today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Bobby Hoyt from Millennial Money Man. Bobby started off as a music teacher but today is changing lives with his wildly popular Facebook Ads course that the FI Show guys have seen change lives first hand. In that course, Bobby teaches people how to contract yourself out to businesses and run their Facebook marketing. We're talking $1k+ per month of income with Bobby's first job himself bringing in $3k per month. Somewhere in between teaching...

Duration:00:49:45

A Former Retail Store Manager and Serial Entrepreneur’s Path to FI | Robert from the College Investor

4/30/2019
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In today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Robert from The College Investor. Robert has been sharpening his money making skills since elementary school and hasn't let up one bit. Robert used his career at Target as the foundation of his financial journey but always looked to expand his income streams through investing and side hustles. At a point, he realized how much bad advice there was out there for young people looking to build wealth, especially around debt pay off and investing...

Duration:00:53:12

Professional Tennis Player Turned Real Estate Addict | Sunitha Rao

4/23/2019
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In today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Suni. Suni lives in the Boston area and has an amazing story. She became a professional tennis player at age 14 after coming from some very humble beginnings with immigrant parents. That career lasted nine years with some very interesting financial and personal implications. Then she found herself 23 with no real savings and way behind on the educational curve. Don't worry this story has a happy ending and a surprise twist that lands us in...

Duration:00:43:33

How to Get Your Spouse on Board with FI | Andy Hill from Marriage, Kids, and Money

4/16/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Andy from Marriage Kids and Money. He tells us his relatable yet inspiring story of living a life with far too much spending brought on by lifestyle creep. Lifestyle creep is when you get used to a certain way of living but then as you make more money you increase that style of living little by little until it becomes unsustainable or at least larger than you intended. Andy and his wife were spending every bit of their salaries which totaled...

Duration:00:46:05

Launching Out Of Debt With a Facebook Ads Business | Monica Louie

4/9/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Monica from MonicaLouie.com. She tells us her inspiring story of tackling debt and putting family first. Monica and her husband both came together after college with some debt and Monica wasn't a saver naturally. Her husband brought those characteristics to the household and she took to them quickly and soon started leading their debt pay down efforts. While on her way to becoming a mother of two, she decided she wanted to be able to spend as...

Duration:00:41:31

The $80,000 Lifestyle Change | Joel from FI 180

4/2/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Joel from FI 180. It's so inspiring to hear someone who had real spending issues and quickly got them under control. Joel wasn't forced to in order to take on debt, he had a wake-up call in the form of a car crash involving his wife. Unfortunately, sometimes it takes a potentially life-altering event to step back and reevaluate your life. Thankfully Joel's wife is fine and they don't miss their old spending ways. The transition they made was...

Duration:00:44:23

The 10-Year “Mini” Retirement | Ryan Jacob

3/26/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Ryan Jacob who has one of the more gutsy stories you'll hear. Ryan has decided to step into a mini-retirement or super lean FIRE plan in order to get away from his soul-crushing job. He was in an extremely corporate setting with big money in his future but decided instead to take his nest egg of just over $300k and call it a day. Instead of a cubicle he now spends most of his time on the water catching some awesome fish. It's obvious to see...

Duration:00:41:50

The Ultimate Tax Optimization Guide | The Wealthy Accountant

3/19/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Kieth aka The Wealthy Accountant who went from a small town farmer to a multi-millionaire tax professional. Want to know how good he is? Well he's good enough to have been selected by Mr. Money Mustache to do his taxes. That's a heck of an endorsement. Keith's story is truly amazing. The way he self educated himself is as relevant today as ever with the access to training and the changing job landscape. Hear how he started his business and...

Duration:01:14:20

From Full-Time Anesthesiologist to Charitable Entrepreneur | Physician on FIRE

3/12/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Leif from Physician On Fire. Leif didn't even discover the idea of financial independence until he was 40 but has truly hit the ground running. In just three years he has created a massive online following where he helps reach high-income earners to educate them on finances as well as spread the message of giving. He donates 50% of all blog-related income and has donated up to $100k in a given year. Stay tuned to get Leif's background and...

Duration:00:38:44

How to Live a “Save Money” Lifestyle and Enjoy It | Joel & Matt from How to Money

3/5/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by the dynamic duo of Joel & Matt from HowToMoney.com and the How to Money Podcast. The guys met the How to Money crew at FinCon and the rest is history. This fantastic conversation unwraps their backstory and tons of tangible tips. From groceries to real estate, to building a community for their young families, this episode is great for all audiences. Go give it a listen and let us know what you think! Episode Summary Joel discussion starts out...

Duration:01:04:26

Achieving FI Through The Trades | Captan DIY

2/26/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Captain DIY as he breaks down his journey to becoming a professional electrician and how that intersects with his journey to financial independence. Cody and Justin have had a chance to hang out with the good Captain a couple of times including down at a Camp FI event. Go give it a listen and let us know what you think! Episode Summary Started money journey 8 years ago when his first child was born Their goal was to save $20k before their son...

Duration:00:34:22

Catching the Entrepreneurial Bug | Timika Downes

2/19/2019
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On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Timika Downes from The House of FI podcast to share her amazing journey. Her story involves marriage, divorce, children, military service, career changes, and six-figure side hustles. Her constant urge to better herself is truly remarkable and we think no matter what your journey is or where you are on it, this episode has something to offer for you. Time to go listen, comment and show us some love with those ratings. Enjoy! Episode Summary...

Duration:00:49:32

Frugal First Dates to Money Mates – Valentine’s Day Special w/ Our Girlfriends

2/14/2019
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Today's episode is an extra special Valentine's day episode; Cody and Justin throw out all common sense by letting their significant others come on and give you an unfiltered behind the scenes look at what it's like to date someone so determined to retire young. While the girls take plenty of jabs at the guys, we think you'll also get some great insight on how to make money conversations with your significant other much more productive and approachable. Running behind on a Valentine's day...

Duration:00:37:57

How to Maximize Your Income Potential | Gen Y Finance Guy

2/12/2019
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In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you an incredible story that starts in poverty but ultimately dismisses a strict following of frugality. Dom was raised in unfortunate circumstances but quickly started latching onto mentors at a young age. He even had a pretty successful business selling candy bars at school as a young kid. Since those days Dom has continued to sharpen his skill and has outlined a method for gaining promotions and raises at a high degree of success. He now brings in...

Duration:00:51:29

The Proven Path to Financial Freedom | Grant Sabatier

2/5/2019
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In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you an awesome episode full of philosophical discussion to go along with the background of Grant Sabatier who went from $2.26 in his checking account to $1.25M in 5 years! Our main hope is you come away with a little more insight into Grant's brain as we tackle some interesting questions like Do people optimize too much? Can a journey to FI be harmful? Does someone need to know their why? Is becoming an entrepreneur the answer? If you enjoyed this...

Duration:01:22:54

Climbing the Corporate and Entrepreneurial Ladders | J from Millennial Boss

1/29/2019
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In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you the boss we all strive to be. She realized being a lawyer wasn't in her future and swapped career paths to the tech industry and never looked back. While she makes a hefty income with her day job, she maintains a dedication to side hustles. We also loved J's alternate take on Financial Independence by not rushing it. She loves her jobs and wants to be very stable. Just another great example of the many paths to FI. Episode Summary Studied...

Duration:00:48:20

How Travel Rewards Turned into an Entrepreneurial Venture | Anik Khan from Max Rewards

1/22/2019
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In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you the creator of what we believe will be the future gold standard of Credit Card rewards accumulation, tracking, and redemption. Anik Khan started creating businesses at age 14 where he would redesign websites for thousands of dollars. He would go on to college to pick up management skills and work a few years as a management consultant before starting the rewards app called Max Rewards. The app is currently in beta but should be ready in March...

Duration:00:47:35

Full-Time YouTubing, Medical Tourism, and Retired by 30 | Mike and Lauren

1/15/2019
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In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you the dynamic duo of Mike and Lauren. You may know them from their fantastic DIY YouTube videos or hearing about their huge European travels. These two have had some interesting jobs: experimental marketing, gemologist, commercial real estate, and YouTube guru to name a few. They've never had a typical desk-job but that hasn't stopped them from being retired by age 30! Oh, and did I forget to mention they have two kids which they gave birth to in...

Duration:00:42:27