Finally, the post I’ve been waiting for.
After starting this site back in early 2012, I dreamt of the day I would write my freedom post.
I imagined it would be published the day after I left my job and would be the grand finale of my pursuit of financial independence.
Well, exactly one year ago today I left my full-time job and yet I’m only now writing about it.
There are a few reasons but the main one is that early retirement is a lot more complicated than it first appears.
As with everything Mad-Fientist related, I wanted to deeply explore the subject matter before writing about it.
So I decided to capture my thoughts and feelings over the entire first year and write about it after I had the chance to process everything.
It’s been a wild ride and I’ve learned a lot of lessons along