Design your Financial Freedom

Category: Money Talk

“Every kind of life comes with its own rewards and struggles”

In ‘Money Talk’ readers who have chosen a different lifestyle, share their finances with us. This time, it’s the turn of YouTube sailing couple Mandy (31) & Alex (32) from See The Little Things. In this Money Talk, they give a glimpse into their money mindset. They started their sailing adventure two years ago and just announced that a little new crew member is on the way. ‘Mainly through planning and living cheap, we were able to save up enough money to buy a sailboat within 5 years of working.’   Tell us your story. Who are you and what […]

Money Talk header Kathi and Max

‘We are so happy we didn’t wait for retirement to see the world together’

In ‘Money Talk’ readers who have chosen a different lifestyle, share their finances with us. This time, it’s sailing couple Kathi (36) & Max’s (39) turn to give a glimpse into their money mindset. Kathi and Max live on their beautiful classic sailboat named MAKANI. They are taking a sabbatical to travel full-time. ‘As soon as we started to save our money for this big adventure and a floating home, everything else felt less exciting and eventually became irrelevant.’    Tell us your story. Who are you and what do you do? Ahoy, there future-financial-freedom-experts. We are Kathi (36) & Max […]

Money Talk Ceylan & Alfie

‘We decided to purchase our catamaran as ‘basic’ as possible’

In ‘Money Talk’ readers who have chosen a different lifestyle, share their finances with us. This time, it’s sailing couple Alfie & Ceylan’s (both age 30) turn to give a glimpse into their money mindset. They were able to buy a catamaran – a new 40ft Fountaine Pajot – last year and are now prepping to cross the Atlantic. ‘We are completely useless at budgeting. And of course, as always, we spend way too much money on cocktails and eating out.’   Who are you and what do you do? Hi, we are Ceylan & Alfie, and we sail a […]

Money Talk Katelin & Andrew

‘It would be great to have more passive income’

In ‘Money Talk’ readers who have chosen a different lifestyle, share their finances with us. This time, it’s sailing couple Katelin (30) & Andrew’s (36) turn to give a glimpse into their money mindset. ‘It would be great to have more passive income, like a rental property’.   Tell us your story. Who are you and what do you do? We are Katelin (30) & Andrew O’Shea (36) from Australia and Ireland and we live aboard a 1985, Westerly Seahawk. Neither of us went to University and have both been in employment from when we were very young. Andrew qualified […]