Weekend Reads: Get inspired by Early Retirement Gurus

The much needed weekend is finally here! Yes. This morning, while I was drinking my morning grind and reading online news I thought it would be a good idea to start “weekend reads” series.

Since this is the first post for this series wouldn’t it be a great idea to compile the most popular articles from pinnacles of the early retirement community? Pour yourself a mug of your favorite coffee or tea, find your favorite spot in your house and get ready to enjoy the weekend reads:


Getting Rich: from Zero to Hero in One Blog Post by Mr. Money Mustache. He is the freaky financial magician who retired along with a his wife at age 30 in order to start a family, as well as start living a great life. They did this on two normal salaries with no lottery winnings or Silicon Valley buyout windfalls, by living what they thought was a wonderful and fulfilling existence.

Early Retirement = Financial Freedom: “Retiring Early: REALLY Means “Being Financially Free” by J. Money – budgetsaresexy.com. “Retirement” in the general sense may mean you’re old and gray and don’t have to work for the rest of your life, but “early retirement” is a totally different beast. With ER you’re young, and healthy(er), and full of spunk, and FINANCIALLY FREE.

How To Retire on your 30s by Go Curry Cracker. By becoming Financially Independent, they were able to become Location Independent, and they used this new found freedom to begin exploring the world and their passions.

Why you need F-you money by jlCollinsnh – Simple Path to Wealth. Those who live paycheck to paycheck are slaves. Those who carry debt are slaves with even stouter shackles. Don’t think for a moment their masters don’t know it.

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2 thoughts on “Weekend Reads: Get inspired by Early Retirement Gurus

    1. @Tawcan: ?. I really envy those guys. I can’t wait for the day I leave the life in cubicles and trade it for a similar life style. Stories like theirs not only encourage us but also give us a glimpse at our possible future life. ?

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