The journey to financial independence (FI) requires a level of dedication, discipline and self-determination. That’s particularly true when you’re someone trying to reach independence in your early 30s or 40s.
It’s easy to forget, though, that the restraint and intuitiveness isn’t all you need. In fact, even the notion of financial independence comes from a place of extreme privilege. It’s why the concept of financial independence is a very Western notion. While the strategies and tactics can sometimes be used by those without much privilege to rise up, they aren’t a cure-all. And