Lately I’ve been browsing various message boards for my fire-related reading before bed and came across a subreddit for what’s called “leanFire”(https://www.reddit.com/r/leanfire).

It’s aimed at “people who want to retire before 60 with less than 40k in yearly expenses”, although it seems like most posters have yearly incomes that hover around that range, and quite a few that are lower.  … Read More

Why Financial Independence?

Retirement is a far-off milestone for most people.  Any 21 year old fresh faced college graduate sees the coming decades of their life dominated by careers and families, with the option to quit work at least 4 decades away.  Put another way, for someone who has only been alive for 21 years, age 65 is triple their time on this planet.  … Read More