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How to hit £1M net worth by the age of 40 and £2.5M by 50

Provocative title, I know, but I had to catch your eye some how! This is a short thought experiment on how much you need to invest on a regular basis to hit a net worth of £1M by 40 or £2M by 50. Includes free tools and links to help you get started and work out your own numbers.

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How much do I need to FatFIRE in the UK?

£1M, £2M, £15M? FatFIRE isn’t a defined accounting term. It’s something that means different things to different people. But how much is enough?

This is my guide to calculating your future expenses, cashflows and modelling your FatFIRE number and working out your Retirement Age. ++ Free tools and downloadable resources to get you started!

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Should I die Rich or Wealthy?

The Lamborghini, the Rolex, designer goods, the first class travel and exotic beach holidays in the Seychelles?

They may look Rich but you may be Wealthier!

What would you rather be, Rich or Wealthy?

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Our FatFIRE Number

£100k per year in retirement requires a £2.5M FatFIRE number. This is how we are using property and side hustles to shave £1M off that figure.

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My FatFIRE journey so far

How a frugal, low income, immigrant upbringing would ultimately lead me on a FatFIRE journey and a path to high income financial independence