How to Achieve Financial Independence in 5 Simple Steps

Before retiring, financial blogger Mister Squirrel created his own version of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. Mister Squirrel took the original Maslow’s hierarchy of needs chart, a pyramid based on the primary human needs for psychological well being, and applied it to the primary human needs for financial success. Read on to see Mister Squirrel’s Hierarchy of FIRE (Financially Independent and Retired Early). These principals will take you from “surviving” to operating as a financially liberated woman with a passive income stream.