Saving Our First £100,000

We did it, it has been a long time coming but we finally crossed the £100,000 mark! Crack open the champagne, or reasonably priced Prosecco, we are trying to be frugal after all! In just over two years we have amassed a six-figure portfolio by making a few simple changes to our day to day … Continue reading Saving Our First £100,000

The Journey Begins

Welcome, thanks for joining us! We are the Firebears, two twenty-something year olds from the UK documenting their journey to achieve Financial Independence and Retire Early (FIRE). Who are we? We are a young couple from the UK who are both living and working in Germany. We moved to Germany directly after university and currently … Continue reading The Journey Begins