In his own words: “Almost everyone you meet on the streets today understands the importance and convenience of having some cash saved for old age or any rainy day. Irrespective of your age and stage in life, you can begin setting aside some money for old age today. Financial problems and goals are best dealt with when you start at the present moment with what you have. ”
Without an incredible stroke of luck you’ll never reach FIRE unless you’re saving a high percentage of your income. This post from Run The Money lays out 7 things you can do to improve your savings rate immediately.