Fire Drill

Personal Finance Podcast of the Year Finalist. Join hosts Gwen & J on FIRE Drill podcast where they interview guests with epic side hustles, real estate investors, early retirees, online business owners, and other inspiring people rocking financial independence. Saving on travel, Mr. Money Mustache, Tim Ferriss and all things Early Retirement are broken down into simple, actionable steps for the average person. Step up your money game and renew your money philosophy with firedrill podcast.

Podcast created by: Fiery Millennials

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Recent Episodes on Fire Drill

How I Negotiated My Position to Work From Home | Modest Millionaires

Have you ever tried negotiating for more flexibility at the workplace? That's exactly what Ms Mod did: she presented a proposal for better policies, and was able to negotiate with ...

Making a Full Time Income Selling Lesson Plans | April Smith

Ever heard of a teacher version of Etsy? April Smith makes a full time income from her side hustle selling digital downloads on Teachers Pay Teachers, a marketplace for teachers ...

How a Physician is Planning on Reaching FI | Doc of all Tradez

What is the best way a physician can reach FIRE? In this episode J talks to Jesse, a physician who is set to FIRE in 10 years. He is currently ...

FIRE Drill’s 3 Big Announcements

Today's episode has 3 big announcements! 🎉 In today's episode Gwen and J give us a rundown of their FI journeys and everything they've learnt through this podcast. Gwen loves ...

Our FI Gap Year Travelling Across the US | Money Metagame

Ever considered taking a gap year right in the middle of your career? That's exactly what Becky and Noah did. We interviewed them before they went off on their 1 ...

How I Reached FI Without Saving 25 x My Annual Expenses | JT

Most early retirees will tell you that you'll most likely still make money even after retire. That's why JT decided he didn't need to reach the full 25 times his ...

How Negotiating Boosted My Income to a 6 Figure Salary | Financial Mechanic

How many times were you in a position to negotiate your salary? Financial Mechanic is a software engineer at the age of 25. She's negotiated for her salary several times ...

How to Focus on Your Career to Reach FIRE | Stop Ironing Shirts

One FI strategy is focus hard on your own career to fast track your path to FI. Robert worked for the same company for 15 years, which allowed him to ...

Planning for a Family and FIRE

Reaching FI and preparing for kids at the same time sometimes doesn't go as planned. In this episode we hear tips and tricks from our community on planning for children, ...

How I Grew My Etsy Shop to 39,000 Sales | Paper Lark Designs

Imagine making 39,000 sales through your Etsy shop. That's exactly what Alys Maley has made in total since she started selling digital products through her Etsy shop. She went from ...

Using House-Hacking to Get out of $100,000 in Debt | Even Steven Money

Spend based on your values rather than your wants. This is what Steve does with his money, his values being his wife, happiness, travelling, health and fitness. By focusing his ...

Can FI be Bad for Your Mental Health? | Hillary Wallace

Have you ever felt that pursuing FI affected your mental health negatively? Today we talk to Hillary, who struggled with anxiety and depression in her younger years and has worked ...