26# My Monthly Financial Independence Update

12-month rolling expenses: 99.000 DKK (16.000 $) My Coast FIRE number: 5.787.000 DKK (956.000 $) or 56 years of living expenses. New Time High!!! It has taken me 12 months to get a new time high in my networth. And that has happened without a job. I have been on welfare (A-kasse) since I got … Continue reading “26# My Monthly Financial Independence Update”

If I Lived in a House Hack…

I moved to Copenhagen in 2009, because I had to start as a mason apprentice. The first apartment I lived in was one of my parent’s friends. He told me that I could stay there for three months to two years. So I thought to myself:  “It must be a bit more than three months, … Continue reading “If I Lived in a House Hack…”

25# My Monthly Financial Independence Update

12-month rolling expenses: 100.000 DKK (16.000 $) My Coast FIRE number: 5.566.000 DKK (907.000 $) or 56 years of living expenses. Coast FIRE Number is Dropping Even though I’m nearing a new high in my networth, my Coast FIRE number is dropping. In June 2019 my Coast FIRE number is higher than it is today. … Continue reading “25# My Monthly Financial Independence Update”

My 7 Favorite Quotes from Walden

I love old books. And I love timeless books. Walden is both old and is more relevant than ever. Henry embraces solitude, simple living, and nature. And living in a society where we compare ourselves with the biggest and most beautiful houses and the fastest cars. Just one cm behind that façade where everything seems … Continue reading “My 7 Favorite Quotes from Walden”

You Want to be Rich? Become a Craftsman

This will go against everything you know about becoming wealthy and your education choice. But if you are just about to leave school. And you don’t know what you want to be. Becoming a craftsman is superior if you want to be wealthy.  The normal advice would be to have one of the following educations … Continue reading “You Want to be Rich? Become a Craftsman”

How I Write Articles from my Phone, And Why You Should Too.

For a year I chose not to have a phone. It all started because I only had a phone which my previous work had provided. And when I stopped there I had to turn it in. I thought to myself that I would be nice without a phone for a couple of days. So I … Continue reading “How I Write Articles from my Phone, And Why You Should Too.”

24# My Monthly Financial Independence Update

This month savings rate: 60 % 12-month rolling expenses: 101.000 DKK (16.000 $) My Coast FIRE number: 5.598.000 DKK (890.000$) or 56 years of living expenses. Speaking At Three Schools The previous month I have been speaking at: Oure Højskole Egå Ungdomshøjskole Brandbjerg Højskole And it has been super awesome! At every single school, I … Continue reading “24# My Monthly Financial Independence Update”

23# My Monthly Financial Independence Update

This month savings rate: 77 % 12-month rolling expenses: 96.000 DKK (15.200 $) My Coast FIRE number: 5.438.000 DKK (751.000$) or 57 years of living expenses. 7 Speaking Gigs Here is the update. Better late than never. It is late because I’m working hard on a presentation for 7 speaking jobs in the next couple of … Continue reading “23# My Monthly Financial Independence Update”

Why Living On a Boat Is One Of The Cheapest (and Awesome) Way To Live

Last month I did my biggest purchase in years. It might even be my most expensive purchase ever. I bought a boat.  The book I named this blog after (hint: its Walden), made a huge impression on me. The part of building a small cabin and living in the woods was super appealing to me. … Continue reading “Why Living On a Boat Is One Of The Cheapest (and Awesome) Way To Live”

22# My Monthly Financial Independence Update

This month savings rate: 67 % 12-month rolling expenses: 102.000 DKK (15.500 $) My Coast FIRE number: 5.438.000 DKK (751.000$) or 54 years of living expenses. Light Brush Up For The Updates I have made a little change to the graphics of my monthly updates. I want to emphasize the power of Coast FIRE, and that is … Continue reading “22# My Monthly Financial Independence Update”