Let’s face it – the large majority of Americans know how to retire young. Most of us know that to retire significantly before our 60s, we must save our money rather than spend it. Ultimately, it is the accumulation of wealth that enables us to quit our jobs and live out the rest of our lives in jobless bliss. Truthfully, this isn’t rocket science.
Many-a-finance article, especially through our mainstream media, publish seemingly helpful tips and techniques to help you retire before you hit 60. Things like savings and investing in the stock market, utilizing your company’s 401k plans, generally not spending on shit that nobody really needs. Same stuff, different day…over and over again. Almost never anything new. [Read more…]