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My wife and I are saving half of our $160,000 income so we can leave our corporate jobs in 5 years. Here's what we spend in a typical week.


A day in the life of a 34-year-old early retiree who lives in NYC, grew his net worth to $1.25 million in just 5 years, and wakes up at 7:30 a.m.


My husband and I live in Seattle and save almost half our income so we don't have to work by 40. Here's what we spend in a typical week.



8 people who retired before age 45 reveal how the decision changed their money habits


A man who retired at 34 says it took him 3 years to stop obsessing over money and start tracking something even more important: his habits


Aspiring early retirees need to prepare for a key change, says a man who retired in his 30s and went back to work less than 2 years later



A software developer who retired in his 30s says he went back to work less than 2 years later because the free time didn't make him any happier


A woman who retired early at 38 says 4 strategies can help anyone save big without pinching pennies


7 signs you might not have enough money to retire


Here's the 7-step strategy one guy used to become a self-made millionaire and retire at 30


A self-made millionaire who retired at 30 says budgeting is like dieting, and there's a reason neither feels effective


An author who studied more than 10,000 millionaires says those planning to retire early often overlook a crucial step



What to do in your 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s to retire with $1 million, according to financial planners


A woman who studied 600 millionaires says there's a misconception about wealth that just won't die


An author who surveyed over 10,000 millionaires found the qualities that make them successful hinge on a distinct behaviour


A woman who studied 600 millionaires found 5 major differences in how they spend their time and energy compared with the average American



A researcher who studied over 600 millionaires found they do 3 things to forge a clear path to financial independence


Early retirees use an essential tool to build wealth, but obsessing over it can backfire


A best-selling author who popularised the idea of financial independence 20 years ago says the purpose of retiring early is not to focus on yourself


5 people explain how their life unexpectedly changed after retiring early