Our most recent debt-free story takes a different approach than our typical interviews. Olaf, who writes at Mile High Finance Guy, joins us to share his debt-free story about traveling the world, dealing with unexpected job changes, and venturing out to start his own business.
Olaf brings his unique background and experience to the Mile High Finance Guy blog. He currently works as a financial advisor at a boutique firm and consulting for wineries. He started his blog to reach more people without the constraints of a traditional role. Olaf is a millennial passionate about personal finance and loves to bike, hike, and travel.
Please continue reading to learn more about Olaf’s financial journey to pay down debt and build a life that will allow him to work on his terms.
The Beginnings of my Debt-Free Life
Fast forward to 2014
Turning the Engine On
A Bumpy Road
A Quick Ascent with Turbulence
The Corporate Ladder Crashes
Gliding Into Freedom
Mark is the founder of Financial Pilgrimage, a blog dedicated to helping young families pay down debt and live financially free. Mark has a Bachelor’s degree in financial management and a Master’s degree in economics and finance. He is a husband of one and father of two and calls St. Louis, MO, home. He also loves playing in old man baseball leagues, working out, and being anywhere near the water. Mark has been featured in Yahoo! Finance, NerdWallet, and the Plutus Awards Showcase.
Olaf, the Mile High Finance Guy says
Thanks for the opportunity to participate in your interview series, Financial Pilgrimage!