Today’s guest on the Consumerism Commentary Podcast is Sam, the founder of the Financial Samurai website. Sam, Flexo, and Tom Dziubek discuss the Samurai Fund, early retirement, and the Samurai Codes of Honor.
Production Number: S02E17
Segment Number: 58
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[00:00] Introduction from Tom Dziubek
[00:30] Interview with Sam
— [00:48] Sam’s personal finance inspiration
— [02:21] Sam’s first investing experience
— [05:00] The Samurai Fund
— [08:07] Introduction of the FLEX ticker
— [08:28] Mission of the Financial Samurai website
— [09:39] How to retire after working 20 years
— [15:56] The Samurai Codes of Honor and the 1/10th Car Rule
— [18:38] The 30/30/3 Rule
— [21:16] Career Code: Get in First, Leave Last
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Updated January 1, 2018 and originally published February 14, 2010.