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You Can Retire Sooner Than You Think by Wes Moss

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IntroductionHow to Read This Book

Here’s a sobering statistic: 75 percent of Americans nearing retirement age have less than $30,000 in their retirement accounts. That’s right—less than thirty thousand bucks. That’s enough for one really nice family vacation, maybe, or a new roof, but nowhere near enough to guarantee the safety, health, and freedom a financial cushion could (and should) provide.

This is 75 percent of U.S. citizens we’re talking about. What kind of retirement do you think these people are headed toward? An unhappy one, I’ll bet.

I don’t want you to be one of those people. We hear a lot today about the “1 percent,” but I’m talking about a different percentage: I want you to be one of the 25 percent. I want you to have way more ...

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