There has been a growing interest in the financial independence, retire early movement, or FIRE for short.
According to the movement, all you have to do is save 25 times your annual living expenses, and then you'll be financially independent and have the ability to retire early. Best of all, when you become financially independent, you can do whatever you want with your time, and don't have to worry about making money.
It sounds amazing, right? While there are some good aspects of the FIRE movement, becoming financially independent or retiring early won't make you happy, and here's why.