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You’ve probably at least heard the term financial independence (FI) - young couples claiming they've quit working and are living entirely off of their savings and investment portfolio. But how do they do it?? Is it really possible?
The answer: Absolutely. It simply depends on how bad you want it and what changes you’re willing to make to get there...
It's the "job" you can do from any duty station!
Whether you’re reading articles or blogs written by military spouses, talking to fellow spouses, fielding questions from newcomers in a duty-station-specific Facebook group, or eavesdropping on conversations at the exchange/commissary/coffee shop/gym/hair salon/insert other on-base hangout here (don’t lie - we all do it), it’s easy to identify one of the largest military spouse concerns: employment. Trust me, I’ve been there.
So, to my fellow military spouses who are searching for “more”, I offer you this alternative job title: INVESTOR.