If you want to retire earlier than average, then you can’t live an average life. You must keep more of what you make, or make more, and preferably both. This book will show you how to:
Accelerate your financial independence and retire earlier.
Make more, keep more of what you make, and grow it faster.
Cut expenses, boost income.
Invest for success with proven strategies for building wealth.
Predict your financial independence date.
Use the most important tools and techniques for reaching financial independence faster.
How soon you could actually retire: the critical relation between savings rate and working years
The single most important factor for monitoring and achieving financial independence
The potential retirement lifestyles, and how much they will cost you
Secrets to controlling inflation in your lifestyle
The essential money tools for achieving financial independence
A quick introduction to safe, simple passive index investing
What you must know to retire sooner
A gold mine of proven tips for cutting expenses and spending less
The 4 proven strategies for boosting income and building wealth
The founder of CanIRetireYet.com, Darrow Kirkpatrick relied on a modest lifestyle, high savings rate, and simple passive index investing to retire at age 50 from a career as a civil and software engineer. He has been quoted or published in The Wall Street Journal, MarketWatch, Kiplinger, The Huffington Post, Consumer Reports, and Money Magazine among others.