I’ve had an epiphany of sorts: FIRE is Freedom.
Rather than a flash of inspiration, or a sudden strike of brilliance, this has been more like a light bulb dimmer switch slowly being pushed up, gradually providing more and more illumination.
I’ve come to realize that my drive reach financial independence and retire early isn’t really about financial independence at all. It’s really about personal independence; FIRE is Freedom. [Read more…] about FIRE is Freedom: Personal Independence Through Financial Independence