I’ve been talking to DW about financial independence for a while now, and she’s been great and supportive and approving. But it wasn’t until my recent post about livingafi’s Job Experience series that she really got engaged and excited about it. I gotta say, it’s been amazing to see her get so interested and involved!
I’ve been really grateful to livingafi for this change.
Since the last set of links went over so well, I’m sharing another set that I really enjoyed. This one explores what it’s like to work toward financial independence, especially how the journey and arrival can affect your relationships:
- Should you tell your friends about your plans and progress? (Probably not.)
- What about telling your family? (Almost certainly not.)
- Bonus: What’s it like to keep that part of your life separate?
If you’re anything like me, you really want to share your journey with others. It’s such a profound, life-changing shift, and you see so many positives to your steadily-lessening consumption and steadily-growing financial stability that you want everyone to join in and reap the benefits! Well, consider starting a blog instead. After all: