Wed. Feb 1st, 2023

Many people dream of retiring early and escaping the workforce ahead of their peers. If that’s a goal of yours, you should know that the sooner you start working toward it, the more likely you’ll be to achieve it. And if you make these smart decisions in your 30s, you may be in line to leave your career behind in your late 50s or early 60s.

1. Buying a less expensive house than you can afford

As a general rule, it’s a good idea to keep your housing costs, including your mortgage, property taxes, and homeowners insurance costs, to 30% of your take-home pay or less. Following that rule will help ensure that you have enough money left over to cover your remaining bills.

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