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Here are all 253 articles written on Minafi since the beginning of time.

June 2022

I’m 40 Today. Here’s What I Want From My Next 10 Years To Look Like
I’m 40 Today. Here’s What I Want From My Next 10 Years To Look Like
Adam

Written by Adam on June 4, 2022. 16 comments.

Personal Goals

March 2022

My 2021 Year in Review
My 2021 Year in Review
Adam

Written by Adam on March 1, 2022. 1 comment.

Personal

December 2021

Three Years of Early Retirement – Mindset Changes and Realizations
Three Years of Early Retirement – Mindset Changes and Realizations
Adam

Written by Adam on December 30, 2021. 10 comments.

Personal Mindfulness Blog Spotlight

October 2021

My Doomed Adventure Hiking the Highline Trail
My Doomed Adventure Hiking the Highline Trail
Adam

Written by Adam on October 24, 2021. 2 comments.

Personal Travel Spotlight

September 2021

Startup FIRE
Startup FIRE
Adam

Written by Adam on September 11, 2021. 10 comments.

Personal Financial Independence

July 2021

Minafi Summer Break, Life & Goals Updates for Q2 2021
Minafi Summer Break, Life & Goals Updates for Q2 2021
Adam

Written by Adam on July 4, 2021. 9 comments.

Personal Goals Travel Blog

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.

Travel Spotlight
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. 4 comments.

Personal Mindfulness Financial Independence Blog
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. 10 comments.

Financial Independence Interactive Taxes Calculators Blog
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. 3 comments.

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

Written by Adam on April 4, 2021. 7 comments.

Personal Goals Blog
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.

Personal Blog
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. 30 comments.

Personal Financial Independence Investing Blog
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.

Invest Blog
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.

Personal Goals Blog
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.

Personal Mindfulness Blog
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.

Financial Independence Blog
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.

Personal Financial Independence Blog

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.

Personal Blog
My Goals For 2021
My Goals For 2021
Adam

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

Personal Goals Blog
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.

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

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

Personal Goals Blog

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.

Investing Interactive Calculators Personal Finance Blog
“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.

Mindfulness Financial Independence Blog

August 2020

August 2020 Theme: Empty
August 2020 Theme: Empty
Adam

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

Personal Goals Blog

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.

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

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

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

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

Personal Goals Blog

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.

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

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

Personal Goals Blog

May 2020

May 2020 Theme: Work
May 2020 Theme: Work
Adam

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

Personal Blog

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.

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

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

Personal Blog

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.

Mindfulness Blog
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.

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

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

Personal Goals Blog

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.

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

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

Personal Goals Blog

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.

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

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

Personal Goals Blog

December 2019

My 2019 Year in Review
My 2019 Year in Review
Adam

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

Personal Blog
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.

Personal Financial Independence Blog

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.

Investing Blog

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