I am a capitalist. I believe in a system where people are rewarded for their hard work disproportionately to those who work less hard. As a result, I generally respect wealth – honest wealth. I assume that wealth has been earned rather than given until proven otherwise. Innocent until proven guilty. I believe a society … Continue reading Is it unfair to be wealthy?
Some will never retire early, and it’s all their fault. It’s true. The choices we make and motivations we hold make a profound impact on accomplishing our goals – early retirement or otherwise. I’ll let you know right off the bat that there’s a wheel barrel full of tough love in this post. I know … Continue reading Some will never retire early, and it’s all their fault
When it comes to early retirement, is it luck or good decision-making that ultimately provides the option to quit the rat race early? How much influence does good fortune really have? My short answer to that question? Some. Here is my longer answer – The thought that achieving financial independence and early retirement is a “privilege” strikes me … Continue reading Believe early retirement is a privilege? I sure don’t!