Personal finance and investing towards financial independence is a wonderful thing but let’s be clear, it is not the goal of life.
Having mastered psychology, marketers of consumer products have taken human wants and desires and turned them into needs.
Ancient Jewish wisdom defines physical activities as those human activities that one does and can be understood by other animals.
Financial independence is the ability to stop working for money and still be able to achieve your desired standard of living using only the assets that you have accumulated and be able to maintain that standard of living for the rest of your life. The earlier you can achieve financial independence, the better off you will be.