Everyone Has a Number – Mine is $10M. What’s Yours?

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“Most people fail in life not because they aim too high and miss, but because they aim too low and hit.”― Les Brown Many of you reading this found me through my guest posts over at Financial Samurai and 1500 days. Ever since those posts went live, I have been getting a lot of questions about my $10,000,000 net worth goal. Some people think I am nuts and question if I really need that much money. But even more than that, they want to know how I plan to get there by the time I am 48. I have a tendency to set goals and then work backwards, or “reverse engineer.” When I set that goal I had no idea how I was …