In America, the idea of “independence” is almost sacred. Every July 4th, we celebrate the start of the United States’ long road towards independence and control of its own interests.
When people make plans for the future, many put “financial independence” as their ultimate goal. But much like national independence, financial independence— living without the need to work for someone else—takes years of struggle against huge challenges.
Here are some of the essential concepts to help you win your war for financial independence. Each one battle-‐‑ tested and proven effective by that other great struggle for independence: the American Revolution.