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Work Optional: Retire Early the Non-Penny-Pinching Way

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Tanja Hester’s Work Optional hit bookshelves a few weeks ago with a promise to guide us there “the non-penny-pinching way.” Is it really possible to achieve any level of financial independence without severely delaying gratification and clipping infinite coupons? Members of the online personal finance community dug into her new book and conducted interviews with Tanja herself to find out if it’s really possible to make work optional.


Work Optional: Retire Sooner To Live Your Best Life [Article] – Women Who Money

Tanja Hester on Early Retirement, Privilege, and Her Book, Work Optional [Explicit] [Article] – Bitches Get Riches

Work Optional: Rebranding FIRE [Article] – Done by Forty

How to Make Work Optional, with Tanja Hester [Audio] – Afford Anything

How To Achieve A Work-Optional Life & Retire Early w/ Tanja Hester [Audio] – Journey To Launch

What I Needed to Hear About Making Work Optional [Article] – She Picks Up Pennies


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