(Early) Semi-Retirement: Everything You Need to Know

Semi-Retirement is a step between full-time work and traditional retirement. While working part-time is widely understood as part of a semi-retired lifestyle, the exact definition depends on who you ask.  Depending on your plans for FI, semi-retirement will likely be part of the mix: I often write about Coast FI, an approach to FI that … Read more

What the Flock is Flamingo FI? – Part 2

In part 1 of this post we discussed the four stages of Flamingo FI and how it allows you to quit the 9-5 in record time. By now you know how Flamingo FI works – you work and save hard for a few years and then you semi-retire. While you are busy enjoying the perks … Read more

What the Flock is Flamingo FI? – Part 1

Flamingo FI is a funky remix of the best parts of three different retirement lifestyles – Semi-Retirement, Early Retirement (FIRE) and Traditional Retirement. Soon after we started our journey towards Financial Independence, it became clear to us that we didn’t want to be chained to our desks until we hit our FIRE number. We had … Read more