Well, the answer for me changes the more I learn about the monetary system. Just as soon as I think I know the entire path, a new jewel to add to the picture comes to light.
My journey to financial freedom began when I was terminated without notice on December 9, 2016. Merry Christmas! Something had been urging me to take out a big loan. I planned to use it as a down payment for an income-producing house. But due to inability to land another J.O.B. I spent the next few cold months indoors in Staten Island, NY living off of that loan.
During that time of unemployment, I decided I had had enough of depending on others for income. I was tired of having to report to an office for work. I was tired of being fired at the whim of another. And Now, I'm writing this website as a guide to what I wish I had known then.
True financial freedom consists of the following:
I realize this is a tall order. Most people will be happy with step 1. A few will move on to step 2. Even fewer to step 3. But Step 4 is actually a good move to start as soon you decide on step 1, because it gives you a wide range of strategies that are not available to people who are not private citizens.
Now that you know the difference between true financial freedom and apparent financial freedom let's take a look at some pathways to financial freedom. You are now educated enough to see if the particular path offers all 4 elements of real financial freedom or just some of them.
FIR90 is really simple
Gold is real money. Currently, governments are following the historically treacherous monetary policy of using currency not backed by gold. Currency not backed by gold has a 100% batting average of devaluating to ZERO. This puts everything you have in this fake currency at risk. It is vital to acquire large amounts of gold, but the average person lacks the resources to do so - typically. However, stepping outside the box, a brilliant company heralding from Stuttgart, Germany has made gold available to the masses - now anyone with a burning desire to acquire a gold empire can do so and do it any way they please.
BYOB takes about 1 year. Here's how you do it: