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Here are all 247 articles written on Minafi since the beginning of time.

May 2021

My Biggest Investment Mistake and the Lessons I’ve Learned
My Biggest Investment Mistake and the Lessons I’ve Learned
Adam

Written by Adam on May 5, 2021. 1 comment.

Invest Spotlight

April 2021

Most Iconic Road Trips in Every State
Most Iconic Road Trips in Every State
Adam

Written by Adam on April 28, 2021.

Spotlight Travel
Here’s Why You Feel Exhausted: A Look at Thinking vs Doing
Here’s Why You Feel Exhausted: A Look at Thinking vs Doing
Adam

Written by Adam on April 25, 2021. 1 comment.

Blog Financial Independence Mindfulness Personal
Understanding the Expense Ratio and How It Affects Your Investments
Understanding the Expense Ratio and How It Affects Your Investments
Adam

Written by Adam on April 21, 2021.

Investing Spotlight
Calculate Your FI Number With State and Federal Taxes (It’s More Than You Think)
Calculate Your FI Number With State and Federal Taxes (It’s More Than You Think)
Adam

Written by Adam on April 18, 2021. 8 comments.

Blog Calculators Financial Independence Interactive Taxes
Investing for Beginners: From Your First $1 to $10k and Beyond
Investing for Beginners: From Your First $1 to $10k and Beyond
Adam

Written by Adam on April 11, 2021. 2 comments.

Blog Investing Personal Finance
My Life & Goals Updates So Far for 2021
My Life & Goals Updates So Far for 2021
Adam

Written by Adam on April 4, 2021. 6 comments.

Blog Goals Personal
Here is Your Guide to the Best Personal Finance Software
Here is Your Guide to the Best Personal Finance Software
Adam

Written by Adam on April 2, 2021.

Personal Finance Spotlight

March 2021

5 Steps to Embrace Lifestyle Deflation Without Deprivation
5 Steps to Embrace Lifestyle Deflation Without Deprivation
Adam

Written by Adam on March 28, 2021. 6 comments.

Blog Personal
How To Make Money On Facebook and 14 Ways People Are Doing It
How To Make Money On Facebook and 14 Ways People Are Doing It
Adam

Written by Adam on March 26, 2021.

Personal Finance Spotlight
My Financial Spreadsheet: 5 Metrics to Track for Financial Independence
My Financial Spreadsheet: 5 Metrics to Track for Financial Independence
Adam

Written by Adam on March 21, 2021. 23 comments.

Blog Financial Independence Investing Personal
Top 21 Zip Codes for Real Estate Investing in 2021
Top 21 Zip Codes for Real Estate Investing in 2021
Adam

Written by Adam on March 19, 2021.

Investing Spotlight
How Many Stocks Should You Own In Your Portfolio?
How Many Stocks Should You Own In Your Portfolio?
Adam

Written by Adam on March 14, 2021.

Blog Invest
How To Conduct a Weekly Review to Keep Yourself on Track
How To Conduct a Weekly Review to Keep Yourself on Track
Adam

Written by Adam on March 7, 2021. 10 comments.

Blog Goals Personal
11 Things to Consider Before Investing in Cryptocurrency in 2021
11 Things to Consider Before Investing in Cryptocurrency in 2021
Adam

Written by Adam on March 3, 2021.

Investing Spotlight

February 2021

Lessons Learned From A Year of Monthly Themes
Lessons Learned From A Year of Monthly Themes
Adam

Written by Adam on February 28, 2021. 8 comments.

Blog Mindfulness Personal
Financial Independence Groups: Meetups, Forums, Events and How To Find Likeminded People
Financial Independence Groups: Meetups, Forums, Events and How To Find Likeminded People
Adam

Written by Adam on February 24, 2021. 4 comments.

Blog Financial Independence
Why You Should Plant a (Symbolic) Garden For Early Retirement
Why You Should Plant a (Symbolic) Garden For Early Retirement
Adam

Written by Adam on February 21, 2021. 6 comments.

Blog Financial Independence Personal

January 2021

How to Get Out of a Timeshare: 5 Proven Ways
How to Get Out of a Timeshare: 5 Proven Ways
Adam

Written by Adam on January 11, 2021.

Spotlight

December 2020

My 2020 Year in Review
My 2020 Year in Review
Adam

Written by Adam on December 31, 2020. 4 comments.

Blog Personal
My Goals For 2021
My Goals For 2021
Adam

Written by Adam on December 27, 2020. 4 comments.

Blog Goals Personal
Seven Takeaways from My Second Year of FIRE
Seven Takeaways from My Second Year of FIRE
Adam

Written by Adam on December 16, 2020. 30 comments.

Blog Financial Independence Personal
December 2020 Theme: Enjoy
December 2020 Theme: Enjoy
Adam

Written by Adam on December 1, 2020. 5 comments.

Blog Goals Personal

September 2020

Which Accounts Should You Use to Invest for Retirement? [Interactive]
Which Accounts Should You Use to Invest for Retirement? [Interactive]
Adam

Written by Adam on September 21, 2020. 7 comments.

Blog Calculators Interactive Investing Personal Finance
“Won’t You be Bored?” Why Creatives Thrive in Financial Independence
“Won’t You be Bored?” Why Creatives Thrive in Financial Independence
Adam

Written by Adam on September 7, 2020. 7 comments.

Blog Financial Independence Mindfulness

August 2020

August 2020 Theme: Empty
August 2020 Theme: Empty
Adam

Written by Adam on August 9, 2020. 2 comments.

Blog Goals Personal

July 2020

Why You Should Create a Local Bucket List
Why You Should Create a Local Bucket List
Adam

Written by Adam on July 27, 2020. 9 comments.

Blog Financial Independence Mindfulness Personal Travel
7 Mindsets to Thrive in Financial Independence
7 Mindsets to Thrive in Financial Independence
Adam

Written by Adam on July 20, 2020. 3 comments.

Blog Mindfulness Personal
July 2020 Theme: Vision
July 2020 Theme: Vision
Adam

Written by Adam on July 5, 2020. 2 comments.

Blog Goals Personal

June 2020

The Complete Guide to Withdrawing Funds Early From Your 401(k), IRA and Roth IRA
The Complete Guide to Withdrawing Funds Early From Your 401(k), IRA and Roth IRA
Adam

Written by Adam on June 29, 2020. 9 comments.

Blog Investing Taxes
June 2020 Theme: Explore
June 2020 Theme: Explore
Adam

Written by Adam on June 2, 2020. 8 comments.

Blog Goals Personal

May 2020

May 2020 Theme: Work
May 2020 Theme: Work
Adam

Written by Adam on May 1, 2020. 12 comments.

Blog Personal

April 2020

Does This Mean the End of the FIRE Movement? [Answer: No]
Does This Mean the End of the FIRE Movement? [Answer: No]
Adam

Written by Adam on April 13, 2020. 23 comments.

Blog Financial Independence Investing Personal Taxes
April 2020 Theme: Create
April 2020 Theme: Create
Adam

Written by Adam on April 1, 2020. 9 comments.

Blog Personal

March 2020

21 Activities To Keep You Focused On Your Future [or to help during social distancing]
21 Activities To Keep You Focused On Your Future [or to help during social distancing]
Adam

Written by Adam on March 23, 2020. 7 comments.

Blog Mindfulness
Stoicism In the Time of a Market Virus
Stoicism In the Time of a Market Virus
Adam

Written by Adam on March 16, 2020. 5 comments.

Blog Investing Mindfulness Personal Finance
March 2020 Theme: Routine
March 2020 Theme: Routine
Adam

Written by Adam on March 1, 2020. 6 comments.

Blog Goals Personal

February 2020

Where Are You On the Financial Independence + Retirement Matrix?
Where Are You On the Financial Independence + Retirement Matrix?
Adam

Written by Adam on February 17, 2020. 11 comments.

Blog Financial Independence
February 2020 Theme: Finish
February 2020 Theme: Finish
Adam

Written by Adam on February 1, 2020. 5 comments.

Blog Goals Personal

January 2020

My Favorite 130 Books Read in 2019
My Favorite 130 Books Read in 2019
Adam

Written by Adam on January 20, 2020. 9 comments.

Blog Personal
January 2020 Theme: Focus
January 2020 Theme: Focus
Adam

Written by Adam on January 1, 2020. 4 comments.

Blog Goals Personal

December 2019

My 2019 Year in Review
My 2019 Year in Review
Adam

Written by Adam on December 31, 2019. 11 comments.

Blog Personal
A Look Back at My First Year of FIRE
A Look Back at My First Year of FIRE
Adam

Written by Adam on December 14, 2019. 26 comments.

Blog Financial Independence Personal

October 2019

Why I Don’t Care About Free Stock Trades (And You Shouldn’t Either)
Why I Don’t Care About Free Stock Trades (And You Shouldn’t Either)
Adam

Written by Adam on October 29, 2019. 2 comments.

Blog Investing
Minafi 2019 Q3 Fall Investment Report
Minafi 2019 Q3 Fall Investment Report
Adam

Written by Adam on October 21, 2019. 8 comments.

Blog Investing Personal
Slow Minimalism
Slow Minimalism
Adam

Written by Adam on October 7, 2019. 12 comments.

Blog Minimalism

September 2019

How A Basic Investing Mistake Cost Me $250,000 (and I Still Made it Twice)
How A Basic Investing Mistake Cost Me $250,000 (and I Still Made it Twice)
Adam

Written by Adam on September 30, 2019. 12 comments.

Blog Investing Personal
Why I’m Glad I Didn’t Learn About FIRE in My 20s
Why I’m Glad I Didn’t Learn About FIRE in My 20s
Adam

Written by Adam on September 23, 2019. 7 comments.

Blog Financial Independence Personal
FinCon 2019 – Washington, D.C, Friends and Inspiration
FinCon 2019 – Washington, D.C, Friends and Inspiration
Adam

Written by Adam on September 7, 2019. 46 comments.

Blog Personal
An Interactive Guide to Portfolio Diversification
An Interactive Guide to Portfolio Diversification
Adam

Written by Adam on September 2, 2019. 1 comment.

Blog Data Featured Interactive Investing

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