Kristy and Bryce exploded onto the scene after a video clip of them attacking the religion of homeownership went viral (it is now the most-viewed and most-shared video on CBC.ca, Canada’s largest news website).
During our interview, we dive into the viral video, explore why they believe buying a home is usually a terrible idea, and find out what they’ve been up to after retiring in their early 30s!
Listen Now!http://traffic.libsyn.com/madfientist/millennial-revolution-interview.mp3Listen on iTunesStream audio file hereDownload MP3 by right-clicking here Highlights Buying a house vs. retiring early Delusional homeowner math and how to avoid it Why you should rent everything The benefits of using a financial advisor How reaching financial independence is different in Canada Why you should follow your dreams on the side Show Links Millennial Revolution Would We Be Richer If We Had Bought a House? Leverage. Friend or Enemy? Buy Your Freedom; Rent the Rest Garth Turner – The Greater Fool Millennial Revolution’s Investment Workshop Leave a review for the Financial Independence Podcast on iTunes (thanks!) Full Transcript Mad Fientist: Hey, what’s up, everybody? Welcome to the Financial Independence Podcast, the podcast where I get inside the brains of some of the best and brightest in the personal finance space to find out how they achieve financial independence.
On today’s show, I’m excited to introduce Kristy and Bryce from Millennial-Revolution.com. Kristy and Bryce are Canadian. They took the world by storm when they challenged the cult of home ownership. Especially in Toronto, it’s a big deal up there. Everybody seems to be buying houses and the prices are getting crazy. But rather than do that, they used their savings instead to retire.
So now, they’re retired in