Jacob Lund Fisker of Early Retirement Extreme compares American consumption to a wooden ship.
Episode 402: Your Budget is Like a Leaking Ship by Jacob Lund Fisker of Early Retirement Extreme.
Jacob Lund Fisker was a nuclear astrophysicist who retired at 33 with what he believes to be enough savings to last the rest of his life ? even if he never works again. His “claim to fame” is the Early Retirement Extreme site, which is effectively a philosophy of life. ERE is a set of values and principles that gives readers the freedom and opportunity to live an exciting and interesting life.
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