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  • What if Everyone Became Frugal?

    What if Everyone Became Frugal?

    In the ongoing debate over early retirement, frugality, investing, and simple living, one point is often brought up by our detractors. It usually goes something like this: Well, maybe spending less and investing more works for you, but if everybody did... Continue Reading

  • How (and How Not) to Buy a House

    How (and How Not) to Buy a House

    Little MM tests out the public park that will be our new back yard. Well, it's official: The Mustache Family is buying a new house. We're pretty excited, as this is a chance to put many of... Continue Reading

  • Turning a Little Car Into a Big One

    Turning a Little Car Into a Big One

    As anyone who has read more than a few MMM articles has learned, the key to becoming rich is living an efficient lifestyle. When it comes to your choice of car, this means making sure you choose one that is optimized... Continue Reading

  • The 4% Rule: The Easy Answer to "How Much Do I Need for Retirement?"

    The 4% Rule: The Easy Answer to "How Much Do I Need for Retirement?"

    In the Financial Independence Club, we've got a little shortcut that goes by names like "The 4% rule", or "The 4% Safe Withdrawal Rate".. or simply "The SWR". As with all things financial, it's the subject of plenty of controversy, and... Continue Reading

  • Killing your $1000 Grocery Bill

    Killing your $1000 Grocery Bill

    A few years ago, I was at a party eating some amazing food at the potluck buffet. In my area, there seems to be a friendly competition among the 25-40 crowd of trying to out-chef each other. It's a contest I... Continue Reading

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Are You Giving the Shaft to your Future Self?

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Unfortunately for me, one of the concepts I find most annoying to read about happens to be one of those the mainstream financial media likes to write about the most: The hard times that have befallen Hardworking Americans*, and how it is entirely the fault of the system in which we are all stuck. Depending on…
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