The Dutch Retirement System

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Every country seems to have a different retirement system. In this article, I will explain how the system in The Netherlands works. Based on this system, I have to make certain choices regarding my (early) retirement. Below are the three pillars in the Dutch retirement system. The Three Pillars of Retirement Here in The Netherlands, … Read moreThe Dutch Retirement System

The Power of the Side Hustle

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Having one or more side hustles can dramatically accelerate your path to financial independence. A side hustle is a job or business that you exploit besides your full time or main job. Side Hustle Types There are hundreds of potentials ways to make money in your spare time. Just search for side hustle ideas online and … Read moreThe Power of the Side Hustle

What Would You Do With 1 Million Euros?

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Last week I read a fantastic blog post published by Mr. RIP from Italy, titled what would you do with 1 million euros.

Apparently this post began last month in the UK FIRE community, where people would run a thought experiment with the following question:

What would you if you got given £1 Million?

Since I’m in continental Europe, I will take up the challenge in euros instead of pounds. In the end, I don’t think it makes a difference anyway.

The article by Mr. RIP was very well written. My mind isn’t that clear yet on this topic, that’s why decided to participate in the experiment, and post in this new category Thoughts on Tuesday. Writing helps me to structure thoughts, so please find below my answer to the question “What would you do if you got given €1 million?”

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