FIREthe9to5 has been playing with her numbers to see what would happen if she quit her job.
Smelling Freedom: The FIRE movement is split into two tribes. The majority pursue leanFIRE, aiming to reduce costs to the bare minimum and save 25 times their annual expenses. The minority aim for fatFIRE, where the goal is to increase income in order to be able to live a more affluent life in retirement. Which way will you FIRE?
David from I Retired Young shares his January cost update and a new personal best running a marathon. He sets a big hairy goal for the Boston Marathon in April. Good luck David!