Have you heard of Financial Independence Retire Early (F.I.R.E.) movement? It’s the concept that you don’t have to wait until 65 to retire; by following the 4% rule you may be able to reach financial independence much earlier.

Listen to this episode with FIRE expert, Michael Quan to learn about the basics of FIRE and how to cultivate an abundance mindset. We also talk about different money philosophies including concepts like die with zero, how to raise kids, and the difference between being financially irresponsible or abundant.  This episode is rich with inspiration and actionable advice for anyone looking to attain financial freedom and live a fulfilling life.

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Michael Quan is a personal finance educator, financial/business coach, and speaker based in San Diego, California. He’s on a mission to help others achieve financial freedom, while ensuring they find joy in the journey.

Michael achieved F.I.R.E. (Financial Independence, Retirement Early) at the age of 36 through a combination of saving & investing, entrepreneurship, and real estate investing. He has been featured in media outlets such as Good Morning America, Business Insider, MarketWatch, Yahoo Finance, MSN, and The Huffington Post.

Michael has spent a decade working with teens through the Tony Robbins Foundation and is the co-founder of Y.E.S. (Youth Entrepreneur Summit).

When not helping others, he enjoys spending quality time with his wife and two children. He is an avid fisherman, tennis player, world traveler, foodie, and tech junkie.


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