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Early retirement isn’t about having dim sum on the beach. It’s about control over your life. It’s about freedom in your life. Freedom to live the life you want – on terms that you decide.

Christopher Ng

How many of you would jump at the chance to pick the brain of a millionaire investor who managed to retire at 39?

I think most people would want an opportunity like that.

Well, I got one such opportunity on November 10th, 2018.

In front of me sat a millionaire – though I was getting more suspicious by the minute that I was being trolled.

He didn’t have perfectly combed hair or a slick suit.
There wasn’t a Rolex on his wrist.
His wallet wasn’t branded.
In fact, he looked….kind of like a coffeehouse drink uncle fresh out of work.

His glasses were time-worn and well-loved. He had on a pair