Mr. W. is FIREd and an environmental activist. He gives an update about his impact on reducing rubbish issues in his hometown. And he has a message for us: We FIRE people have the luxury to have our finances under control and use our energy to make the world a better place.
Most of us are somewhere on our way to Financial Independence and Early Retirement. And some have already reached this goal, they stopped working in 9-to-5 jobs. No wonder that bloggers who retired early receive a lot of interest in our community. Erith is one of these early retirees, she quit her job at age 56. That was already some years ago – time for her to look back on what she has done with all of her free time.…
Mrs W has retired early four years ago, so she can relate what she’s doing with all the free time now that she isn’t working any more. Hang on… free time? Not Working?
In addition to the question in the title, Route2FI also asks himself if the FI movement is obsessed with tracking net worth, earning more, saving more and therefore is a bit selfish?