Financial Independence Retire Early (F.I.R.E.). Have you heard of this expression before?
There is a growing population in the United States (and abroad) that is striving for financial independence well before the average retirement age of 63 (sometimes even before 30!). For some, early financial independence occurs as a product of business success, a large inheritance, winning the lottery, etc. (not necessarily planned). But for this growing F.I.R.E. community, early financial independence is a very deliberate and strategic goal. Within this group, the phrase Financial Independence Retire Early has become somewhat of a mantra and/or rallying cry.Read More