Escaping the daily grind to live a fulfilling life

Welcome to life after the daily grind

I currently live in the rat race, days filled with emails and pointless meetings. I spend time thinking about what makes a fulfilling life and question society’s expectations. I’ve started to plan my escape so I can live a life less ordinary. This blog documents that journey. It’s partly FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early) and partly me writing about stuff I find interesting. If you enjoy what I write, please sign up to my newsletter or drop by once a month to see what’s new. Feel free to get in touch if you have any feedback or questions.

– Richard


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  • There are people who have money and there are people who are rich


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  • Challenging society’s expectations
    Challenging society's expectations According to social psychologist Gustave Le Bon: "The Crowd is always intellectually inferior to the isolated individual." We are constantly pressured from the crowd in the form … Read more
  • Amazon Prime isn’t worth it
    Amazon Prime in the UK is £7.99 per month (£95.88 for the year) or £79 for a one-off payment. There’s a whole bunch of internet posts (all paid for affiliates) … Read more

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