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[Guest Post] Interview with Physician on Fire

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Reading Time: 9 minutesToday we have a fascinating guest taking over the blog to tell us a bit about his freedom fighting journey. He’s the first doctor we have showecased on the blog, and has already become financially independent (with a net worth around $3M), and work has therefore become optional. He hasn’t pulled the plug on the day job just yet, but …

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[Guest Post] Freedom Fighter Interview #28 – Nick True

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Reading Time: 8 minutesToday we have Nick True, a Mechanical Engineer, and a self proclaimed tightwad. He got married young, at 20 years old, and then proceeded to ruin his honeymoon. But he and his wife got through this, and learned core beliefs and principals that now guide their financial life. I hope you enjoy the interview below. Nick, the floor is yours… Let’s …

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[Guest Post] Freedom Fighter Interview #27 – Joshua @ Biglaw Investor

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Reading Time: 9 minutesMy name is Joshua and I write about investing and financial topics over at The Biglaw Investor. Before I go any further, I’ve looked through all of Gen Y’s previous Financial Freedom interviews to find one with the most comments (current record holder is White Collar Freedom). I want this to be Gen Y’s most commented on interview to date. …

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[Guest Post] Freedom Fighter Interview #26 – Investment Zen

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Reading Time: 10 minutesToday we have Nate, the co-founder of Invesement Zen, here to share his story and how he got to where he is today. Not to give away too much, but he is a real estate mogul…of digital properties. Yes, people can actually make a living buying and selling websites. It’s easier than it sounds, I’m sure! Take it away Nate… …

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[Guest Post] Freedom Fighter Interview #25 – The Frugal Vagabond

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Reading Time: 8 minutesToday, the blog is taken over by the Frugal Vagabond. He and his fiancé have already traveled to 30 different countries together and have no plan to stop traveling anytime soon. Actually, they are on track to hit early retirement in 2019, where they plan to become full time Vagabonds. Their goal is to accumulate $600,000 in stocks and bonds …

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[Guest Post] Freedom Fighter Interview #23 – Maggie Banks

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Reading Time: 6 minutesToday’s guest, Maggie Banks, hails all the way from Alaska. She and her husband have set a goal to reach financial independence in 2022. They have grand plans to raise a worldly family. For them a paid off mortgage and about $500,000 is all they need to live a comfortable life. And can you believe they eat Salmon weekly, that …

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[Guest Post] Freedom Fighter Interview #21 – Ground ZERO, with Zachary

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Reading Time: 12 minutesToday we have a special post from Zachary, who is still in college, but is already planning his path to financial independence. Zac had reached out to me after reading the blog for a few days looking for advice and direction on his path to financial independence.  Not really being in the business of advice, I shared with Zac some …

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[Guest Post] Freedom Fighter Interview #20 – Will @ Lifetime and Money

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Reading Time: 5 minutesToday we have our 20th Freedom Fighter interview in this series. Our guest today recently started his own personal finance blog about the trade offs between living life and earning money. At 33 years old Will recently paid off all his student loans and is using his blog as a turning point in his financial life. He calls San Francisco home …

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[Guest Post] Freedom Fighter Interview #19 – Michael @ Financially Alert

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Reading Time: 7 minutesToday we have our 19th Freedom Fighter interview in this series. Our guest today started an IT services company a couple years out of school that he and his partners grew to over $2M in annual revenues. After 10 years running his own business they decided to sell it for a sum that earned each partner a 10 year compounded …