Financial independence is a huge financial goal. Set some intermediate goals and celebrate your arrival at each of them.
Financial independence is awesome, but not just because it gives you the option to retire early. Sometimes the other options it provides are even better.
Actually cutting back to part-time work as you approach financial independence has many benefits, a few pitfalls.
Ever wondered what happens if you keep working after becoming financially independent? It turns out you get very rich, very quickly.