Yes, it's totally possible to retire before the standard age of 65! Check out this list of fifteen people who retired in their twenties and thirties. 1. JP Livingston - Retired at 28 JP worked for a firm in New York City for seven years before retiring at age 28. She credits her early retirement to her corporate success, insane commitment to saving money, and smart … [Read more...] about 15 People Who Retired In Their Twenties and Thirties
This post was inspired by Joshua Sheat's Radical Personal Finance podcast episode, Why Wait Until You're F.I. to Live Like You're FI? In the episode Joshua talked about how he faced a crossroads a few years ago. He could continue working in financial services and saving aggressively towards financial independence...or, he could quit his job and start building the life he wanted at that very moment. If … [Read more...] about Why Wait Until You’re Financially Independent to Live Like It?
I sold my car exactly one year ago and don't own another car. This post shows the 'after' picture one year out from selling my car. But First, Here is the Scoop on My Old Car Why I Bought The Car I bought it during a crazy lifestyle inflation run in 2014 when I started making good money and thought I was doing what I was supposed to do (buying a bunch of stuff … [Read more...] about Reflecting on One Year Without a Car
Many of us dream about traveling the world but few of us are actually willing to quit our jobs to do it. Here are 10 people who achieved their dreams of traveling the world without quitting their jobs, and how they make it work. Use Every Weekend to Travel Diana & Hope from The MVMT Blog There are 52 weeks in a year and two weekend days per week. That adds up to 104 potential … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Travel The World Without Quitting Your Job
I'm a conference person. In fact, they're my jam. There is nothing more exciting than finding a bunch of people who all have the same passion for a subject that I do. We can spitball ideas, learn from each other, and more importantly, build our motivation to reach the next level. The Lola Retreat for Bold Women When I heard that Melanie of Dear Debt and Emma of EmmaLincoln.com were hosting a "bold … [Read more...] about How Do You Know If A Conference Is Worth The Money?
Hey guys, it's time for my February side hustle report! I made $1501 of extra income in February - not too shabby. Why Do I Share My Side Hustle Income? One of my goals for 2017 is to increase my side hustle income. I'm trying to save for early retirement and it can't hurt to have a few extra dollars coming in each month. Plus, I'm a total nerd and I actually find this stuff … [Read more...] about February Side Income Report – $1501