Sean Cooper is a weird guy who did something weird.
While normal folks like us buy a house, we make a smaller down payment and take years to pay off our mortgage. For some people they will drag it out to 25-30 years for as long as possible.
For Sean, who lives in Canada, he bought a $425,000 house and took on a mortgage debt of $255,000.
He set himself a target to pay off the mortgage as soon as possible.
All it took him was 3 years to do that.
However, this involves a fair bit of sacrifice:
- He works as a $75,000/yr full time analyst in a pension firm
- Concurrently, he works on weekends and evenings as a free lance financial writer
- Concurrently, he works as a $13/hr clerk in a meat department in a grocery store (note that he is a vegetarian)
- His home consist of 3 …