Side Hustle Course Finally Launched!

Cody and Julie | Gold City Ventures Side Hustle Course

It’s been quite a while since I’ve written a post, but I have some really exciting news to share with you! For the past couple of months, I’ve been working on a course with my good friend and business partner, Julie. After countless 16+ hour workdays, multiple roadblocks, and a whole lot of grit, our … Read moreSide Hustle Course Finally Launched!

The Zero-Based Budget Side Hustle Game

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The word “budget” often has a negative connotation because it limits or restricts. But what if I told you that a budget didn’t have to be this way? For the past year or two, I have been playing what I call ‘The Zero-Based Budget Side Hustle Game’. This style of creative budgeting has allowed me … Read moreThe Zero-Based Budget Side Hustle Game

Scalability: Work Smarter Not Harder

Scalability

There are two types of people in this world — those who control money and those who are controlled by money. If you identify as the latter, my goal is to transform you into the former by the end of this article. This simple principle is the reason why the rich become richer and the poor … Read moreScalability: Work Smarter Not Harder

FIRE Below Zero Podcast Launched!

FIRE Below Zero

This is the day that TJ from Half Life Theory and I have been waiting for. After hundreds of hours of work, countless mistakes, and a hell of a lot of determination, we have finally launched our podcast, FIRE Below Zero! First, I would just like to thank the entire financial independence community for supporting … Read moreFIRE Below Zero Podcast Launched!

A Step-By-Step Guide to Building Your Online Business

A step-by-step guide to building your online business - Fly to FI

In recent years, the laptop lifestyle has enchanted entrepreneurs far and wide. Creative and ambitious individuals are making money online from anywhere they can get a WiFi signal. Everybody wants to invent the million dollar app, build a profitable hands-free business, or make fortunes in a get-rich-quick venture. Although I can’t promise that any of … Read moreA Step-By-Step Guide to Building Your Online Business

Real Estate: From Zero to Financial Independence

Real Estate: From Zero to Financial Independence

This content may contain affiliate links. See the Privacy Policy for more information. DOWNLOAD THE EXCEL FILE HERE (CLICK ENABLE MACROS) Let me start by saying that real estate is not for everyone. Real estate is much more time-consuming than index fund investing. Additionally, properties need repairs, tenants aren’t always great, and leverage can be scary.  However, if … Read moreReal Estate: From Zero to Financial Independence

The Expense Floor: Why Income Matters

Mind The Gap - Income Matters

This content may contain affiliate links. See the Privacy Policy for more information. The only way to accumulate wealth is to create a gap between your income and your spending. The rate at which you accumulate wealth depends on the size of this gap. Much of traditional retirement guidance focuses on expense cutting and frugality. However, what … Read moreThe Expense Floor: Why Income Matters

Cracking the Nest Egg

Cracking the Nest Egg - Fly to FI

This content may contain affiliate links. See the Privacy Policy for more information. Get ready to go head to head with one of the most sacred tenets in the financial independence community: The nest egg. *Gasps* Find out why I disagree with the traditional nest egg, what the alternatives are, and how to build your … Read moreCracking the Nest Egg

UberEats Bicycle – Skinny Waist, Skinny Wallet

Cody of Fly to FI delivering UberEats

This content may contain affiliate links. See the Privacy Policy for more information. “But Cody, you’re supposed to be cool and successful, not some UberEats delivery guy!” Don’t worry, I have a perfectly good explanation for this. Let me tell you the backstory as to why I currently deliver UberEats as a side hustle. I will … Read moreUberEats Bicycle – Skinny Waist, Skinny Wallet