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Early retirement can be achieved in seven steps.

Here’s the 7-step strategy one guy used to become a self-made millionaire and retire at 30

Self-made millionaire Grant Sabatier retired early at 30 with a nest egg of $1.25 million using a seven-step strategy. It could work for you.
You can save more and retire earlier by following four key steps, according to early retiree Tanja Hester.

A woman who retired early at 38 says 4 strategies can help anyone save big without pinching pennies

You can accelerate your way to early retirement using a four-step strategy, according to one early retiree.
Do you have enough money to retire?

7 signs you might not have enough money to retire

If you're still paying off debt and put off saving for retirement until later in life, retiring may be further away than you like.
Cutting back on small expenses won't save you the most money, but controlling your biggest expenses might.

A self-made millionaire who retired at 30 says budgeting is like dieting, and there’s a reason neither feels effective

Grant Sabatier likens budgets to dieting — the more guilt you feel, the less you stick with it because it becomes a point of anxiety and stress.
If you want to retire early as a millionaire, you need to plan for "the bridge period."

An author who studied more than 10,000 millionaires says those planning to retire early often overlook a crucial step

Aspiring early retirees often overlook "the bridge period" — the time between leaving work and withdrawing retirement funds penalty-free.
To retire as a millionaire, you need to start planning early.

What to do in your 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s to retire with $1 million, according to financial planners

Becoming a millionaire by retirement is easier than you think. Financial planners break down what you should do by decade to retire as a millionaire.
Wealth and income are not the same.

A woman who studied 600 millionaires says there’s a misconception about wealth that just won’t die

Being rich isn't about how much money you make or spend — it's about how much money you keep.
Many millionaires know that building wealth takes consistency.

An author who surveyed over 10,000 millionaires found the qualities that make them successful hinge on a distinct behavior

Many millionaires have five attributes in common that help them achieve financial independence. Consistency is key.
Millionaires follow a similar path to escape the rat race.

A researcher who studied over 600 millionaires found they do 3 things to forge a clear path to financial independence

Most millionaires follow a similar path to escape the rat race: spend below their means, find a side hustle, and move to self-employment.
Millionaires spend more of their free time focusing on personal growth.

A woman who studied 600 millionaires found 5 major differences in how they spend their time and energy compared with the average American

Building wealth is related to how one spends their time and energy — the more distractions, the harder it is to achieve financial independence.