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Join hosts Gwen & J on FIRE Drill podcast where they interview guests with epic side hustles, real estate investors, early retirees, online business owners, and other inspiring people rocking financial independence. Travel hacking, Mr. Money Mustache, Tim Ferriss and all things Early Retirement are broken down into simple, actionable steps for the average person. Step up your money game and renew your money philosophy with firedrill podcast.

Join hosts Gwen & J on FIRE Drill podcast where they interview guests with epic side hustles, real estate investors, early retirees, online business owners, and other inspiring people rocking financial independence. Travel hacking, Mr. Money Mustache, Tim Ferriss and all things Early Retirement are broken down into simple, actionable steps for the average person. Step up your money game and renew your money philosophy with firedrill podcast.
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Join hosts Gwen & J on FIRE Drill podcast where they interview guests with epic side hustles, real estate investors, early retirees, online business owners, and other inspiring people rocking financial independence. Travel hacking, Mr. Money Mustache, Tim Ferriss and all things Early Retirement are broken down into simple, actionable steps for the average person. Step up your money game and renew your money philosophy with firedrill podcast.

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Episodes

How I Turned a Facebook Group into a Full Time Income | Grouptize

10/23/2019
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Have you ever thought of turning your own community into a 6 figure side hustle? Melissa started a local community Facebook group to help locals find out what's going on in town, recommend businesses to each other and work on initiatives together. This community group now provides her with a full time income and the flexibility to work when and where she wants. You'll love that story. We also chat about... How to monetize a Facebook group What to charge and to whom The emotional side of...

Duration:00:41:52

Entrepreneurship and Motherhood | Smart Money Mamas

10/16/2019
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What are 10 things you would want your child to know about money? Chelsea quit her job as a hedge fund manager 2 years ago and decided to pursue entrepreneurship to stay at home with the kids and take care of herself. She's working on building a blogging income and is the organizer behind the Mama Talk Money Summit next week. You'll love that story. We also chat about... Entrepreneurship and work life balance How she's adjusted her spending habits Managing maternity leave The Mama Talk Money...

Duration:00:43:41

A Real Estate Strategy that Helped Me Build a Six Figure Passive Income Stream

10/9/2019
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Everyone's dream is to earn a healthy passive income every month. Jennifer and her husband earn 6 figures every year in passive income from their real estate business. The interesting part? They follow a slightly different business model and strategy. They also spend most of their time travelling around the world with their 4 year old child. You'll love that story. We also chat about... How Jennifer got started with real estate Her property criteria How to travel with a 4 year old The pros...

Duration:00:39:59

Travelling the World for Free as a Travel Blogger | MVMT Blog

10/2/2019
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Imagine travelling the world and only paying for the flights. Diana Chen is a full time travel blogger. Thanks to her blog she gets to try out hotels, resorts and adventure packages for free in exchange for a review or social media posts. She also makes money blogging and recently released a course to learn how to pitch to companies. You'll love that story. We also chat about... Diana's journey as a travel blogger Her different travel adventures How she makes money online How to get started...

Duration:00:34:09

How I Earn A Full Time Income as a Travel Blogger | The Mandagies

9/25/2019
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Have you ever considered travel blogging as a full time hustle? Emily and Berty are full time travel bloggers and photographers. They make money blogging, working for clients, selling prints and many other projects that earn them several different income streams, all while travelling and working from home. You'll love their story. We also chat about... How they became travel bloggers Their blogging niche How the make money from their blog Short term and long term financial goals The factor...

Duration:00:38:27

From Journalist to Owning a Flower Company | Emily

9/18/2019
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Have you ever considered quitting your job to start a business? Emily was working as a journalist, but an 'aha' moment made her realise that she wanted to do more meaningful work, and so she set up a flower company that caters to weddings and private events. She now has 5 employees and her business is growing steadily. You'll love that story. We also chat about... Why Emily left her job as a journalist Why she went into the flower business The process of starting a business Her financial...

Duration:00:34:19

My Path to Financial Independence as an Introvert | FI Introvert

9/11/2019
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Are introverts more interested in FI than extroverts? Drew is an introvert on his path to FI, who was able to boost his career, finances and personal relationships by understanding his introversion and optimising his daily schedule. You'll love that story. We also chat about... What introversion really means The turning point of his career Starting his FI journey His current mindset with regards to FI How having a child changed his path to FI Enjoy this chat with Drew, and please subscribe...

Duration:00:45:31

Reaching Cashflow FI in Our Late Twenties | Rethink the Rat Race

9/4/2019
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James and Emily retired from the rat race at the ages of 27 and 28. Through real estate investing and frugality, they managed to hit their Cashflow FI number in 3 years. Using their Cashflow strategy, they're planning to travel around Europe and continue to manage their properties from abroad. You'll love that story. We also chat about... Their turning point to reach FI Being Cashflow FI Their real estate journey Leaving their jobs and travelling around Europe Enjoy this chat with James and...

Duration:00:37:59

The Top Places to Live as an Early Retiree | Community Episode

8/28/2019
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What is the best place in the world for early retirees to live in? In today's episode, Julie plays voicemails, reads out tweets and emails from members of the FIRE community on the best places to live as a financially free retiree. We hear about places in the US, South America and everywhere else in the world! We also chat about... The best states and cities to live in the US What's important when considering a new city to live in Places outside of the US that are great to live in Enjoy this...

Duration:00:27:48

Earn Money While you Travel with VIPKID | Grateful Gypsies

8/21/2019
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Ever considered teaching English online as a side hustle? Or even as a full time income? Rachel and her husband are full time digital nomads that travel the world and make their money teaching English online. They've been digital nomading for over 7 years and are still going strong. You'll love that story. We also chat about... What it's like to live as a digital nomad Making money while travelling What VIPKid is about Managing a schedule when travelling Success stories from other teachers...

Duration:00:32:13

How I Solo Van Life with My Dog | Divine On the Road

8/14/2019
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Have you ever considered moving into a van and travelling round the country? Sydney is 24 and has been on the road for 2 years. She travels with her dog to every corner of the US, and is currently making money online through her websites. You'll love that story. We also chat about... How to live in a van with a dog The Van Life community What it's like to be a female solo traveller How Sydney got started with the van life How she makes money through her blog Her life and financial goals...

Duration:00:34:54

Why and How I Homeschool My Kids | Vincent Pugliese

8/7/2019
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Did you know what you wanted to do at the age of 18? Like most of us, Vincent didn't know what he wanted to do, and ended up jumping in and out of college and trying out jobs. He's now been an entrepreneur for 12 years, has published his own book, organises retreats and masterminds and homeschools his kids. You'll love his story. We also chat about... How and when Vincent hit rock bottom How he homeschools his kids From scarcity to abundance mindset His journey from sports photographer to...

Duration:00:29:28

How I’m Building Passive Income as a Food Photographer | Joanie

7/31/2019
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Joanie is a full time food photographer who quit her 9-5 job to follow her creative passion. She's always loved cooking, and when she started sharing food content online through her blog and started getting hired by restaurants to take photos of their menu, she realised she had an opportunity to pursue this creative outlet full time. Since then, she's started her own Youtube channel, online courses and physical workshops. You'll love that story. We also chat about... How Joanie got started...

Duration:00:38:22

Making Money as a Pinterest VA and Blogger | Believe in a Budget

7/24/2019
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Kristin retired from her day job to pursue entrepreneurship and make money blogging. Once Kristin realised she could make good money blogging, she set a goal and left her day job once she reached it. Since then, she's set up her own business as a Pinterest VA and now helps others work remotely too. You'll love that story. We also chat about... Her money journey Tips to make money online blogging Pinterest design tips How Kristin got started as a Pinterest VA Becoming a Pinterest VA as a side...

Duration:00:27:29

Why Cutting Out Lattes Won’t Help you Reach FI | FIRE2Moms1Babe

7/17/2019
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Courtney is a member of the LGBTQ community who reached FI earlier last year. Courtney has been on her FI journey for 10 years. She is now married and with one child, and her and her wife have decided to keep working since they are now expecting a second child. She has experience house hacking, paying off student loan debt and reducing her expenses down to $25,000 per year. You'll love that story. We also chat about... Courtney's journey to FI Her first career and income House hacking in...

Duration:00:47:59

From NFL Player to Van Life | Man Van Dog Blog

7/10/2019
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Joe used to be a professional football player for the NFL. And although he was earning a very high salary, he was surrounded by people who also had high expenses and were living paycheck to paycheck. He has now reached financial independence and lives the van life while drawing down from his nest egg. You'll love his story. We also chat about... How Joe was inspired to pursue FI The identity crisis of leaving your job How he managed his finances while working for the NFL His plans to work on...

Duration:00:20:58

What We’re Doing 4 Years into FI | Millennial Revolution

7/3/2019
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4 years into your early retirement... what do you see yourself doing? Kristy and Bryce have been financially independent for 4 years and are busier than ever. They write childrens' books, travel, attend conferences and are now releasing a book. As they say themselves, they are literally living the dream. You'll love their story. We also chat about... Kristy and Bryce's FI story Why it's important to find your identity after FI Their current activities The different Chautauquas Their 3 month...

Duration:00:31:44

BONUS: Side Hustle Course – Student Experiences and everything you need to know

6/27/2019
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In this episode, J shares everything you need to know about the side hustle course launching today and brings on current students to share their experiences. There are three courses: Blogging for Profit, Etsy Printables, and Freelancing. You pick one track up front. Go to Gold City Ventures to sign up for the course. A few of you have asked me questions about the course so I will answer them. If you have other questions, just leave a comment or email us team (at) goldcityventures (dot) com....

Duration:01:08:27

My Journey from Space X to Financial Coach | Money Muse

6/26/2019
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Steph used to work at SpaceX and NASA... It's Steph's 1 year anniversary since she quit her job working as a rocket scientist. She reached FI by building an income through real estate in Greece, and now spends her time organising workshops and helping women with money as a financial coach! You'll love her story. We also chat about... Steph's strategy to reach FI How she acquired her property in Greece Getting over the fear of going to Europe What she currently spends her time on Her side...

Duration:00:37:10

My Side Hustle Tour Guiding Through Europe | Man Overseas

6/19/2019
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How about turning something you love into a side hustle? Brad took a one year sabbatical in 2015 after reaching FI at the age of 35. He owned 5 properties and had a strong work ethic, but decided to take a break when he realised his income wouldn't be increasing much more. He now tours people round Europe, has a blog, a podcast and does some real estate coaching. You'll love his story. We also chat about... How Brad reached FI His career trajectory Where he saved his income His real estate...

Duration:00:47:30