We have a fun habit of taking pictures, screenshots, and general observations of things we see day to day that appear to us as very poor financial decisions.
The statement that bothers us the most is people questioning whether early retirement is a real possibility and HOW they could POSSIBLY come up with enough money to pull it off.
the most important factor is that their expenses stayed the same. Arguably this is the more important factor since what do most people do when they make more money? You got it, they SPEND more money!
Our “Net Worth” as far as we are concerned is $101,484.99!! We believe that it is very important to take note of milestones and be proud of them.
Kristen and I have an income that we are happy with right now. It is 1/3 of the reason we are confident we will retire by the age of 40, AND be millionaires at some point in our lives.
We are speed-walking the road to financial independence and unemployment and are hopeful that in us broadcasting our adventure to the world some of you may choose to walk along with us.
Uncle Sam would have got a LOT of our money for no reason, and we would have missed a full year of compounding interest in our investments.