By global standards, almost all of us have more than we NEED, quite a few of us are fortunate to have more than we EXPECTED, and so all of should be focused on what we really WANT. Do we want more stuff, or do we want more time?
If we don’t have a plan to reach financial independence and retire early, we are really saying that our employer values our time more than WE do. We’ve by default said that we’d rather have their money than our time.
That’s not the decision we’ve made … I’m looking forward to dozens of things spend my time on … see this post “What Are You Going To Do In Early Retirement?”
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