Musings on miles, points, and travel from members of the Saverocity network

Episode 74 – Noah from Money Metagame discusses taking a gap year

Episode Description

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to take a year off of work? Noah from Money Metagame and his wife are doing just that. Find out how saving for FIRE (Financial Independence Retiring Early) helped enable this, why they are doing this, how they plan on eating, where they plan on traveling, and overall, whether they are crazy or not! (Spoiler alert: Not).

Episode Notes

Let the gap year begin!

Planning on hacking a year of hotel stays

Also, you can sign up for Trevor’s NapaDO! Do that. 🙂

4:17 – Interview starts. Explaining the gap year

11:22 – Long term plan post gap year? Plans for house in Seattle?

14:57 – Staying solvent while on the gap year

21:04 – Talking the new amex cards

24:15 – Side gigs and income while on the gap year?

29:41 – Where they plan to travel and what they plan to do

37:46 – How FIRE enables the gap year

39:40 – Whatcha been earning

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Music: “Ten Hundred Years” by Poly Action and “Feet Gone Soft” by Monplaisir

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