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Financial Freedom: A Guide to Achieving Lifelong Wealth and Security by Reuben Advani

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Introduction

At the onset of my midlife crisis, I decided to respond aggressively to the symptoms of aging by doing what any rational person would do: I took up paragliding. My first launch did not go as planned. After rising about 40 feet in what seemed like a few seconds, I quickly fell to the ground just as fast. As I lay in a dusty cornfield with the wind knocked out of me and unable to move my neck, two thoughts entered my mind: 1.) I hope I’m dead which is presumably less painful than what I’m about to feel if I’m not and 2.) I need to write a personal finance book. Well, as you can imagine, the hope expressed in my first thought was not recognized and the desire to write a personal finance book became a reality. One out of two ain’t bad. ...

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