The FI Show
By Cody of Fly to FI and Justin aka Saving Sherpa
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Cody and Justin believe in the concept of "Financial Independence For All". The FI Show focuses on financial independence, personal development, and life optimization. Our topics include, but are not limited to building wealth, saving money, investing, side hustles, real estate, productivity travel rewards and so much more! Once you've graduated from the Dave Ramsey School and achieve debt freedom, you'll be looking for something else. Well, here it is! We cover ideas and thoughts from the greatest in this space such as Tim Ferriss, Mr. Money Mustache, Joe Rogan, Tony Robbins and more, but with our own personal twist. Welcome to a community of like-minded people who are taking back their time and their lives in the pursuit of financial independence. Are you ready to improve your life?
||CleanThe Ultimate Tax Optimization Guide | The Wealthy Accountant||On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Kieth aka The Wealthy Accountant who went from a small town farmer to a multi-millionaire tax professional. Want to know how good he is? Well he's good enough to have been selected by Mr.||3/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFrom Full-Time Anesthesiologist to Charitable Entrepreneur | Physician on FIRE||On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Leif from Physician On Fire. Leif didn't even discover the idea of financial independence until he was 40 but has truly hit the ground running. In just three years he has created a massive online follow.||3/12/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Live a “Save Money” Lifestyle and Enjoy It | Joel & Matt from How to Money||On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by the dynamic duo of Joel & Matt from HowToMoney.com and the How to Money Podcast. - The guys met the How to Money crew at FinCon and the rest is history. This fantastic conversation unwraps their backst..||3/5/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAchieving FI Through The Trades | Captan DIY||On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Captain DIY as he breaks down his journey to becoming a professional electrician and how that intersects with his journey to financial independence. - Cody and Justin have had a chance to hang out with..||2/26/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCatching the Entrepreneurial Bug | Timika Downes||On today's episode, Cody and Justin are joined by Timika Downes from The House of FI podcast to share her amazing journey. Her story involves marriage, divorce, children, military service, career changes, and six-figure side hustles. -||2/19/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFrugal First Dates to Money Mates – Valentine’s Day Special w/ Our Girlfriends||Today's episode is an extra special Valentine's day episode; Cody and Justin throw out all common sense by letting their significant others come on and give you an unfiltered behind the scenes look at what it's like to date someone so determined to ret.||2/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Maximize Your Income Potential | Gen Y Finance Guy||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you an incredible story that starts in poverty but ultimately dismisses a strict following of frugality. Dom was raised in unfortunate circumstances but quickly started latching onto mentors at a young age.||2/12/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Proven Path to Financial Freedom | Grant Sabatier||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you an awesome episode full of philosophical discussion to go along with the background of Grant Sabatier who went from $2.26 in his checking account to $1.25M in 5 years! -||2/5/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClimbing the Corporate and Entrepreneurial Ladders | J from Millennial Boss||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you the boss we all strive to be. She realized being a lawyer wasn't in her future and swapped career paths to the tech industry and never looked back. While she makes a hefty income with her day job,||1/29/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Travel Rewards Turned into an Entrepreneurial Venture | Anik Khan from Max Rewards||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you the creator of what we believe will be the future gold standard of Credit Card rewards accumulation, tracking, and redemption. Anik Khan started creating businesses at age 14 where he would redesign websit||1/22/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFull-Time YouTubing, Medical Tourism, and Retired by 30 | Mike and Lauren||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you the dynamic duo of Mike and Lauren. You may know them from their fantastic DIY YouTube videos or hearing about their huge European travels. - These two have had some interesting jobs: experimental marketin||1/15/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFrom Unemployment to Geoarbitrage | Rob from Getting Canned||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you a truly optimistic outlook on getting fired. Rob from Getting Canned walks us through his story of losing his job at one of the worst times in history, in 2008 during The Great Recession. -||1/8/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFinancial Independence Philosophy and Origin Story | Paula Pant from Afford Anything||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you one of their favorite episodes to date. Paula Pant is always conducting great interviews herself but today she's the one answering questions. She walks us through her amazing story of only three traditiona||1/1/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChristmas Thoughts, 2018 Reflection, 2019 Goals||We have an extra special gift for you today that requires no wrapping paper. This Holiday special Justin and Cody go at it alone with no guest to discuss their perspectives on materialistic Christmas, a brief recap of 2018 and their goals for 2019.||12/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Military Member with a Massive Financial Turnaround | The Incredible Cash Dummy||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you a story that's just beginning. This interview with The Incredible Cash Dummy steps through a life quickly changed by having a child in high school and joining the Navy soon after.||12/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTaking the Entrepreneurial Leap | Jamila Souffrant from Journey to Launch||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you a really interesting story full of dynamics different than their own lives. Jamila is a mother and an immigrant and both of those parts of her story helped shaped her unique path to financial independence.||12/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHacking College, Real Estate, and FU Money | Craig Curelop from Bigger Pockets||In today’s episode, Cody and Justin bring you a true the king of efficiency. A real estate junkie, Craig works over at Bigger Pockets and currently lives in Denver. From getting paid to go to college to renting out his car,||12/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Power Couple’s Path to FI | Jimmy and Jenny from Living Life Loving Us||Today we have a bonus episode recorded LIVE at FinCon with Jimmy and Jenny from Living Life Loving Us. Cody was fortunate enough to meet this amazing power couple at FinCon and immediately knew that he needed to get them on the podcast. -||12/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOptimizing Your Day Job & Crushing The Side Hustle Game | Kevin from Financial Panther||In today's episode, Cody and Justin bring you a true expert of the gig economy and side hustles. The great Kevin from Financial Panther. If you’re unfamiliar with the gig economy or side hustles, think Uber, Wag, or Air BnB.||11/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTragic Adversity, Mail Delivery, and Rental Properties | Jimmy Ridenhour||In today's episode, Cody and Justin bring you an interview that is guaranteed to be a new one for you. This is the story of Jimmy Ridenhour who, unlike most of our guests, has no blog, book, podcast or ever been on a podcast.||11/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLessons Learned from 25 Years of Blogging | J.D. Roth||In today's episode, Cody and Justin interview one of the real originators in the personal finance space, J.D. Roth from Get Rich Slowly. Join them as they dive into J.D.'s financial backstory and learn how he took his own journey to conquer finances an.||11/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean“Retired” at 24, Now Earning $1.5 Million Blogging | Michelle Schroeder-Gardner||In today's episode, Cody and Justin interview Michelle Schroeder-Gardner from Making Sense of Cents. Join them as they dive into Michelle's financial backstory and learn how she took her issues with student loan debt and turned it into a passion that u||11/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRetire Early with Real Estate | Coach Carson||In today's episode, Cody and Justin interview Chad aka Coach Carson from CoachCarson.com. Join them as they dive into Chad's financial backstory and learn how he realized that he couldn't become another member in the rat race and turned to real estate .||10/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGoodbye FIRE Below Zero, Hello To The FI Show||This is the biggest news we've shared with you up to date! Unfortunately, TJ had to step away from FIRE Below Zero for family reasons, but the show goes on! - Cody has teamed up with Justin aka the Saving Sherpa, to present to you ... The FI Show!||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean010 | Overcoming Adversity | Jillian @ Montana Money Adventures||In today's episode, Cody and TJ interview Jillian from Montana Money Adventures. Join them as they dive into Jillian's financial backstory and learn how she overcame substantial adversity. Now, Jillian spends her time blogging, life/money coaching,||10/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean009 | Camp FI South Takeaways & Community Feedback||The first portion of this podcast is feedback from last week's episode: The Low-Hanging Fruits of FI. Anonymous talks about Project FI and tells us about calling to get cell phone data reports. Cody's mom asks us to clarify how WiFi works.||10/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean008 | The Low-Hanging Fruits of FI||In this week's episode, Cody and TJ discuss the low-hanging fruits of FI. These are the changes you can make in your life today, tomorrow, next week, next month, next year, and so on that can drastically improve your financial position.||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean007 | From Accountant to Full-Time Entrepreneur | PT Money||PT Money is the founder of FinCon and a personal finance blogger at PTMoney.com. In today’s episode, I get a chance to interview him LIVE at FinCon to share his financial journey. Episode Summary Around age 24,||10/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean006 | Casually Saving 90% of Your Income | Lily @ The Frugal Gene||In today's episode, we get a chance to talk to Lily from The Frugal Gene about her accelerated path to financial independence. By choosing to avoid lifestyle inflation, Lily and her husband are able to save 90% of their income.||10/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean005 | Ready, Set, Gap Year! | Noah & Becky @ Money Metagame||How to Get a Full Ride to College Noah and Becky worked as Caddies all throughout high school, making a good amount of money during the summer, but most importantly earned a full-ride scholarship (The Chick Evans Scholarship) to Purdue University (tui..||9/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean004 | From Poverty to Privilege | TJ Backstory||Starting from a 3rd world Country TJ shares his story and what life was like growing up in Nigeria. Born in a middle-class family, his father instilled basic money ideas that have stuck with him even as he pursues financial independence. -||9/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean003 | Earning $150,000 While Traveling Full Time | Brad Rice||How to Find FIRE Being naturally frugal, Brad kind of stumbled his way into FIRE. After starting the 9-5, Brad anticipated working like the typical employee and retiring at age 59 ½ with millions of dollars. - Before long on this path,||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean002 | There’s No FI Without Purpose||What FIRE Means to Us Cody and TJ share their biggest reasons for pursuing financial independence. On their path, they’ve learned that money is just a tool, and it should not control your life. - This concept simply allows you to buy your time back.||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean001 | Lighting the FIRE||What exactly is FIRE? Financial independence, retire early. Financial independence is based on the 4% rule which was formulated from the Trinity study, the idea is that if you can survive comfortably at a 4% withdrawal rate from your nest egg (investe..||8/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Just discovered this podcast and I’m so excited to learn more from Cody and Justin!
This podcast has given me a whole new outlook on my money management. Great job guys love listening! Oh and love the added freestyle bit.
I have been listening to this podcast for the past two months and it has literally transformed my life. Now I actually have a plan for my money and am on the road to financial independence! Thanks so much guys.