Our New Mortgage Free Home

 

Mortgage Free Home
This is the “before” photo of our new home.

Thanks to geoarbitrage, our financial independence plan gets a huge boost.  Today I’ll describe how we plan to achieve the mortgage free part of our FI plan.  Geoarbitrage is a simple concept of taking advantage of much lower costs of living in different geographic locations. Continue reading “Our New Mortgage Free Home”

Our Canadian Credit Cards and Banking Choices

One of the easiest ways to save money and quickly get to FI is to use a good credit card and make as many of your purchases on this card. By putting $15,000 to $25,000 of your regular family expenses (that you would make anyways) on a credit card with a generous rewards program you can benefit from up to $500 in savings per year. For this reason I regularly review all the Canadian credit cards and banking options to make sure we are always using the most competitive options. Continue reading “Our Canadian Credit Cards and Banking Choices”