I’m FI and I Want to Change the World. Can I?

When you meet someone you don’t know very well, sooner or later you ask them “So what do you do then?” or “Where do you work?” or even “What’s your profession?” Right? I do that too. I want to understand where the other person’s interests lie. It’s a good conversation starter. Since we’re strange enough Read More…

FIWE 2017: A Participant’s Perspective

With just a week to go until the deadline for applications for FIWE 2018 we asked Sarah, a former FIWE participant, to give us her perspective on what it was like to participate in last year’s event. If you’re not sure whether the event is for you, read on for some valuable insights and advice that will hopefully help Read More…

FIWE 2018: Timişoara, June 8th-14th – Apply Now!

Since last year’s event was such a success and we had so much fun organising it, we decided it was high time we started working on FIWE 2018. This year the event will be returning to Timişoara, western Romania. The main conference will take place over a weekend (Friday 8th – Sunday 10th June). Hardcore enthusiasts are Read More…

FIWE 2017: Our First “Proper” Conference!

This summer we organised the first official Financial Independence Week Europe (FIWE) conference. After our “practice” meetup last year in Budapest it was high time for our first “proper” conference. FIWE 2017 took place in mid-September in Timişoara, Romania. We had no idea how to organise a conference. We had no idea if anyone would even want to Read More…