The first day of the rest of my life!

So there I was, sitting at the office in my 8-5 desk job, pondering how likely it was that I would be able to retire before 60 when it struck me – why should I wait? Why can’t I retire before 50? What are the barriers for such a move, and how can I develop a plan to overcome those and reach the, albeit ambitious, goal of not having to hold down a job?

While the plan is not yet fully formed, I already have a number of things in mind to help me quickly exit the rat race. But first, maybe a little background. […]