Originally Posted by rodi
What a great update, Lucantes.
Our life choices, some luck and having compatible goals, have put us in a great position to be able to be FIRE'd at 50 (hopefully!).
I do not pretend to have any great investment wisdom other than to save as much as you can, for as long as you can, while still allowing yourself to enjoy the things you like in life (if you are lucky many of them will not be things that actually cost a lot of money!)....balance is the main key (don't deny the things that you really want/need as I think that can lead to internal financial resentment).
Luckily both my wife and I enjoy the simpler things in life even though we could afford to spend more we choose not to.
This site has provided me loads of really good information and perspectives, from both those in lower income brackets and those in significantly higher ones also!