The Thought Card
The Thought Card
Oct 3, 2019
Building Wealth and Moving Abroad with Damien Peters of Wealth Noir
Play • 23 min

Damien Peters is a personal finance nerd and former Facebook Product Manager who started Wealth Noir to help others build wealth and gain financial freedom. He actively invests in stocks and enjoys real estate investing. Damien quit his lucrative job in tech and currently lives in Valencia, Spain with his wife and 2-year-old son.

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In this episode we cover: 

  • What it means to build wealth and why it is important.
  • Why Damien chose to move to Valencia, Spain with his family.
  • The factors he considered when picking a location to move abroad including healthcare, cost of living, average temperature, political economy, and safety.
  • How moving abroad has helped him build wealth.
  • Recommended resources for those thinking about moving abroad and becoming an expat.


Resources Mentioned

  • Wealthfront
  • M1 Finance
  • Betterment


Connect with Damien Peters 


Facebook: @wealthnoir

Instagram: @wealthnoir

Instagram (personal): therealmrpeters

Twitter: @wealthnoir

Pinterest: @wealthnoir


Connect with Me: 

Podcast Website:

Instagram: @thedanielledesir

Twitter: @thethoughtcard 


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