Investing, Money

Podcast 7: Dave Gow talks about retiring at age 28

Dave and his partner Alison achieved financial independence in their twenties

Dave Gow had an annual income of $75,000. Yet through a commitment to saving and investing, he and his partner Alison have now retired. In this podcast, Dave talks about what it is like to retire at age 28 (hint: it is more fulfilling than you might think), and how they got to their goal.  Dave shares his views on investment on his blog, Strong Money Australia.

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Investing, Money

Podcast 5: Kirsti and Serina chit chat about their investments

Kirsti and Serina chit chat about investment
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Podcast 1: This Abundant Life

Episode one : This Abundant life

Guess what?  We’re doing a podcast!

In this, our first ever podcast, Serina Bird (author of The Joyful Frugalista) and Kirsti McQueen (former senior public servant and frugalista extraordinaire) talk podcasting – how they met, why they are podcasting and the honest truth about where they are at with life and finances. You can listen to the podcast on Podbean here.


These are some of the books/podcasts/references we talked about on our first show:

Serina’s book – The Joyful Frugalista

Sugar Mamma TV

Surviving step families by Dr Michael Carr-Gregg

Aussie FIREBug podcast : Kirsti and Serina met online. Specifically, she heard Serina speak on Aussie Firebug’s podcast number 10.

For the music, Blue Highway by Podington Bear is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 International License.