COVID-19 has the whole world terrified right now, but the truth is there are many ways we can make an impact while practicing social distancing.
So many personal finance experts scoff at F.I./R.E (Financial Independence / Retire Early). They see it as an option only for those ultra frugal people who also have high incomes. Well, that’s simply not true! I make a middle class income and I am on the path to reach FI in about 10 years.
Even though maxing my retirement contributions was a scary step, I keep reminding myself about the tax savings.
I’m in the search of financial independence because I want to make an impact without worrying about an income.
I can’t tell you how many folks I meet working in higher education and volunteering at a local non-profit that don’t know they are eligible
I want to make an impact without worrying about an income. So, here we go, my journey to financial independence has begun.