CampFI LIVE Week 1 | MHFI 175

Doug and Carl answer a potpourri of audience questions at CampFI Rocky Mountain with help from Becky Heptig (Catching up to FI) and Mark Trautman (Mark’s Money Mind).

  • Best place to invest money in today’s environment?
  • Best budget travel places?
  • How to find your niche in the podcast world?
  • What is a failure you experienced?
  • What caused dinosaurs to become extinct?
  • At what point in a relationship do you start having financial conversations?
  • What’s better – increasing income or decreasing expenses?
  • Who should pay for the first date?
  • How to date while FI?
  • What sets your podcast apart?
  • What do you wish for your podcast audience to do better?
  • How do you keep your podcast from becoming an echo chamber?
  • Best first credit card?
  • Who has experience with whole life insurance/infinite banking?
  • Where can I find a financially independent man/partner?
  • Withdrawal frequency with 4% rule?
  • What would you improve about the FI community?
  • What’s the craziest financial mistake you’ve seen someone make?
  • Best type of property to invest in?
  • What was the pivotal moment in your FI journey?
  • Is FI a fad or does it have staying power?
  • What is the best way to increase your rental income?
  • Adding children to parents’ insurance policy?

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0:00 Introduction

2:05 Budget travel

9:36 Finances in relationships & dating

16:00 Podcast questions

23:33 FI community improvements

30:53 Is FI a fad?

38:30 Mark’s fun bucket