The following is a guest post by Karl Steiner, a retiring foot soldier embarking his freedom journey as a Passive Income General. Sitting in his comfy armchair, he recounts the sacrifices to generate passive incomes. He warns us the propaganda of corporate servitude and encourages us to liberate ourselves. His battle scars can be found here.

The Battle of Real Estate Hill

About a year ago, I walked up to one of my rental properties to find the garbage disposal unit sitting in the front yard. I asked the renter about it. He said the disposal unit was broken, so he had it removed from the sink. His explanation failed to address why he decided to use it as a lawn ornament. In its place, he had hooked up rubber tubing that was secured on both ends with some duct tape.

Obviously, this was all in violation of the lease. It turns out …