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PA: The blog is alive but I’m struggling to post, here’s why

The blog is still alive! Sorry for the drama, but I felt I should at least write something. Don’t expect a new financial post, though. Just a quick personal update to get you up to speed since a lot has changed after I last posted. Changes preventing me from even sitting down at my computer and start typing. Nothing negative, quite the opposite, even.
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Introducing Legal Insurance In Belgium: What You Need To Know

Legal insurance is something you only think about after a bad experience with the legal system. Due to an increased delay in the delivery of my turnkey apartment, I realized that even with all the research I did before signing the sales agreement, I could still end up in a legal battle. While it's now too late, I wanted to protect myself better in the future, so I bought legal insurance.
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Balancing want vs need: a practical case with plane tickets

One of the main ways to reach Financial Independence is to distinguish between what you need and what you want clearly. All amazing in theory, but there is a massive gap between this theory and reality, as my recent experience will demonstrate.
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Startling Extra Costs To Get A Better Turnkey Apartment

While we are crawling closer to the delivery date of our baby girl (27 May), there is another delivery that is causing more headaches: my heavily delayed turnkey apartment. Progress is being made of course, but at the current speed, I shouldn't expect a delivery sooner than March 2022. Given these delays, I was startled when I recently received a mail about the fit and finish of my delayed turnkey apartment. My shock continued when I saw the standard finish and how much they charge for extras.
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How to get started with (stock) investing

The markets run day and night, worldwide. Every second the prices change, driven by a never-ending stream of news and the millions of decisions of all kinds of investors.
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How The World’s Wealth Is Really Increasing

I'm sure it doesn't surprise you that we earn a lot more today than we…

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Decoding International Stock Market Investments

With the disclaimer out of the way, it's time to make room for a guest…

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First financial milestone of 2019 reached!

April has just come to pass. It’s the month where Spring is in full swing…

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You have reached the start of my fight towards FIRE.

The only way is up!

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