My Companies

Learn more about my professional and personal projects.

Coliving

Freedom Coliving

Derek Baker’s blog documenting his journey living in coliving. Get an insider view of what it’s like and get inspired to join co-living.

Resources for Joining the Global Coliving Movement

Housing 2.0 provides free support and resources to help those new to coliving get started.

Personal Finance

Reach Financial Freedom in Years not Decades

FinancialIndependence.com is a community of people working toward achieving their money goals and reaching FIRE (financial independence / retire early).

Free Financial Coaching From Money Experts

FinancialIndependence.org provides pro bono money coaching for up to 60 minutes per month by phone with unlimited access to a coach by e-mail or text message. 

Be Frugal and Love Living on Less

Frugal.net is a community of people finding happiness from living not spending. Learn how to declutter, downsize, be a minimalist and stretch your dollar further. 

Other Projects

Derek Baker Foundation

DerekBaker.org is my philanthropy and charitable giving blog. In August 2020, I started a donor advised fund (DAF) to contribute to causes that are creating affordable housing for low income and homeless individuals. I share updates on the progress of my Giving Plan each quarter when I release my Giving Report.