Know Your Blogger Series
It is important to us to provide resources and knowledge for those who want to improve their financial lives as we did. Our overall goal is to normalize discussing your finances with others.
Check out our Q&A with How to FIRE here.
During these weekly features, we are hoping to provide a way for you to interact and learn more about different blogs in the personal finance space.
Below, you can read more about the story behind How to FIRE, learn about the author, and learn personal finance tips from How to FIRE to help you improve your financial situation.
A big thanks for How to FIRE for this interview! Now, we will turn it over to the author for this interview.
Tell us about How to FIRE
What makes you and your blog unique?
What does “being good with your personal finances” mean to you?
What are some habits you practice to keep your personal finances in order?
- We budget every month as a couple and review our progress weekly
- We have all of our investments set on autopilot
- We never carry a credit card balance and pay our cards off in full each month
- We plan for large purchases and never buy them before we have the money saved up
- We create sinking funds for planned and unplanned expenses
What are your three articles people should read to get to know you and your message better on your site?
For someone looking to improve their financial situation, what’s your best advice?
What’s an area of your life which has benefited from improving your personal finances? Have there been any areas of your life which have suffered?
In your opinion, what should you do first? Pay down debt, or invest?
Do you have any financial mistakes you’d like to share, and how have you grown from these mistakes to improve your personal finances?
If you received a $5,000,000 windfall tomorrow, what would you do with the Money?
Why do you believe learning about money and caring about personal finance is important?
About the Author:
Thank you for reading this interview, and thank you, How to FIRE, for providing us with some great personal finance tips!