The prevailing image of the typical Financial Independence practitioner is a tech worker making a solid six-figure wage hunched over a computer. While that may be the majority of the public face of FI, there are many folks working lucrative blue-collar jobs that are crushing the game. This week we have been looking at some of the different ways to get into FI with a blue-collar job, and why those jobs are so crucial to our economy as a whole.
Financial Independence From Working in a Factory [Explicit] [Article] – Freddy Smidlap
Create Wealth With A Do-It-Yourself Attitude [Article] – Wealth Well Done
Teachers, Your Pension Won’t Cut It: What You Need to Do Now [Article] – His and Her FI
Why You Should Consider Skipping College and What to Do Instead [Article] – The Burrito Bowl Diaries
Faster and Cheaper Alternatives to College [Audio] – Art of Manliness
Best Trade Jobs for Pursuing Financial Independence [Article] – The Reluctant Frugalist
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