Wins and Losses this year!

Its been almost 6 months since I could scribble on the blog. It isn’t that I forgot my mission or I didn’t care about sharing any new details, life simply came in the way. There were things which required way more attention and time which I could not devote to Getting you to Financial Independence.…

Money is not evil

Money is not evil

A few months ago I had talked about my relationship with Money and how it has shaped my behaviour. Today I will ask you to think about why is money is not evil, and it brings access. Before we proceed, pause for a second and try answering: What do you feel about money? Keep the…

Germany Pension Schemes: What is Rürup or Basis Rente?

Germany Pension Schemes: What is Rürup or Basis Rente?

I am kicking off a new series on financial topics used in Germany. The first financial product that I would like to talk about is Rürup or Basis Rente (Rente in German means pension). We also explore common terms and their meaning to build up the concept of Rürup. Concept #1: What is altersvorsorge and Gesetzliche…