FIRECracker is a world-travelling early retiree. She used to stay in one of the expensive cities in Canada, but as an alternative of drowning in debt, she rejected residence possession. What resulted was a 7-figure portfolio, which has allowed her and her husband to retire at 31 and travel the world. Their story has been featured on CBC, the Huffington Submit, CNBC, BNN, Enterprise Insider, and Yahoo Finance. So far, it is probably the most shared story in CBC historical past and their viral video on CBC’s On the Cash has garnered four.5 Million views.
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After virtually 2 years in the writing trenches, we are past excited to announce that our ebook, Quit Like a Millionaire is ready for pre-orders!
In the event you’re ready to get a copy and need the freebies that include it, click on here. In any other case, learn on.
It’s being revealed by TarcherPerigee, an imprint of Penguin Random Home, and will probably be coming to a bookstore near you on July 9, 2019! (As of right now, should you pre-order from Amazon and also you’ll get a 31% discount!)
Now, I know I don’t get emotional typically on this weblog (as a result of EW emotions), however I have to confess, giving start to this guide child has teared me up more than as soon as. Why? As a result of this guide isn’t just a finance ebook—it’s a labour of love for some of our favorite individuals on the earth…*drum roll*…you guys!
Critically, each word, each sentence, each quantity has been impressed by this group and here’s my proof:
Via all of your comments, e-mails, and reader instances, you’ve inspired us together with your unimaginable stories. You’ve taught us simply how much you’ll be able to accomplish whenever you put your mind to something. From stories of readers who’ve moved to the other aspect of the world, doubled their savings price, grew their internet value from zero to 6 figures in a few brief years after learning to take a position, freed themselves up to spend valuable time with their households, we’ve been impressed by, in awe of, and humbled by your tales.
There’s a piece of each single one in every of you on this guide.
You’ve taught us that monetary independence is a highly effective software that frees you from stress and allows you to choose the life you want, and as a outcome, it could change the world.
That’s why we invested the last two years of our lives writing Quit Like a Millionaire to show individuals how you can turn into FI so they can stay a higher, stress-free, self-driven life.
I’ll admit, it wasn’t straightforward. Regardless that we already gained the writing chops from our last youngsters’s ebook, writing a non-fiction guide required much more research. As a outcome, we went by way of numerous iterations to make it possible for not only is it factually correct as potential, but in addition a killer learn. It’s not typically you will have the left and proper sides of your brain working as a staff, however as math and artwork comes together, we consider this is the perfect thing we’ve ever written.
However don’t take our word for it, listed here are what different authors and influencers are saying concerning the ebook:
Praise for Quit Like a Millionaire
“Whoever said ‘don’t quit your day job’ might feel differently after reading this book.”
“This book wants you to be rich: in money, in time and in life. With this book, you have come to the right place. Kristy and Bryce will take you through the process step-by-step. Actionable things that you can do no matter what your age, location, background or education.”
From the foreword by JLCollins, Bestselling Writer of The Simple Path to Wealth
“Quit Like a Millionaire is a step-by-step manual to early retirement, filled with practical tips and tricks that anyone can use to accelerate their journey to financial freedom. Shen’s story is compelling and her advice actionable. I’ve been reading and writing about personal finance for fifteen years but still learned a ton from this book.”
J.D. Roth, Creator of Get Rich Slowly and writer of Your Money
“Kristy Shen, in a few hundred delightful, information-packed pages, shows exactly how she went from rags (in China) to riches (retired world traveler millionaire at 30). Her stories are fascinating, told in a no-nonsense style that busts through any excuses. Her and Bryce’s precise investment strategies, explained clearly, show you how to both get financially independent – and stay there. And they are hilarious.”
Vicki Robin, New York Occasions bestselling co-author of Your Cash or Your Life
“Quit Like A Millionaire is about so much more than making money, traveling the world, and retiring early (although it teaches you how to do all three insanely well!). It’s a new roadmap to living an awesome life! You don’t need to settle for status quo. Life’s too short for that. So don’t. This book will both inspire and entertain you, while actually giving you the steps and mindset to become a millionaire. Retiring early isn’t easy, but it’s never been easier in history to make it happen. There’s no fluff here. This is the real deal.”
Grant Sabatier, Writer of Financial Freedom and Creator of Millennial Money
and lots of extra…
And that’s not all!
The Godfather of FI, JLCollins, has generously given his time to write down some of the distinctive, kickass forewards ever which can blow you away (trust me, read it and you will notice).
And lastly, should you’re nonetheless not convinced, listed here are some more the reason why you need this e-book:
Our contract with Penguin stipulates that we will’t copy more than 20% of the content from this weblog into the guide—so meaning 80% of this guide is model spanking new content! And even the elements with content material you assume you already know has been utterly revamped, rewritten, time and again till it’s shinier than a diamond mine.
We’ve also included brand new interviews with specialists like Mr. Money Mustache, Justin from RootofGood, Jeremy from GoCurryracker, and the leaders of the Worldschooler motion about how all this may be achieved with youngsters. So, this ebook might be useful for everybody—embrace those with families.
With over 400 posts, it’s pretty unimaginable to study every little thing by binge reading this blog. This e-book makes it easier for you to digest the knowledge in story format and one of the best half is that it has been edited and polished, so that you don’t have to worry about typos (which long-time readers you recognize I’m extraordinarily guilty of). Not solely that, you possibly can easily present the guide to a pal and member of the family who you are feeling may benefit from learning about FIRE.
Now, I know I sound like I’m tooting my very own horn here but consider it or not these are other individuals’s words not mine.
When our literary agent first worked on the guide pitch to Penguin, I asked her to do a comparable (ie this e-book is like “Battle hymn of a tiger mother” meets “I Will Teach You To be Rich”) but her response was “Nope. There are no comparable books. I’ve sold many books and, in my experience, this isn’t like any other finance book out there. It’s one of a kind.”
I also acquired the same reaction from my good friend and fellow writer, Grant Sabatier. He’s learn over 360 books and he stated “this is unlike any other finance book I’ve ever read.”
Here at MR, you recognize we’re all about specificity, virtually, and bullshit-free recommendation. Since we come from engineering backgrounds, we’ve got no endurance for woo-woo books about learn how to “think yourself rich” with no numbers or information to again it up. That’s why this e-book is filled with practical recommendation and we do a ton of “mathing shit up” to point out you exactly how you can grow to be FI. There is zero room for bullshit so anticipate to get practical recommendation informed via a breezing narrative.
Here’s a taste:
Excerpt from Quit Like a Millionaire on Salon.com
Now, as you realize, we’ve been sharing free sources just like the investment workshop (which we get thank you e-mails about each day—together with a couple who used the workshop and went from having $1000 saved to 6 figures!), and the reader instances. We do that for free to assist as many people as attainable, as a result of as JLCollins says we would like you to be ”wealthy: in money, in time and in life”.
If this blog has been useful to you at all, please help us by pre-ordering Quit Like a Millionaire. The extra pre-orders we get, the more visible it is going to be on Amazon so as to reach as many individuals as potential.
We wrote this e-book to point out that monetary independence might be accessible to everyone—regardless of your race, background, or lack of privilege.
The fact that I went from backside 1% of the world, dwelling with my mother and father on 44 cents a day in China to 1% of the world is dwelling proof that you simply don’t want privilege to accomplish this. And with this ebook, I hope to deliver as many people along with me as potential. Please assist spread the word, by sharing this publish with your folks, household and on social media. When you’ve learn the e-book, in case you enjoyed it, please depart a evaluate on Amazon and Goodreads, it will help us a lot in e-book rankings to make it extra visible.
Thank you for your help!
And guess what? Since we’re just one month away, to have fun we are internet hosting a pre-order giveaway!
Right here’s how it works. For those who pre-order (or have already pre-ordered) our ebook, we have now some additional goodies to thank you for your early help.
Excited? So am I! So right here we go…
Degree 1: Rebel
Everyone who pre-orders earlier than July 9, 2019. will receive
- A cool infographic referred to as, “How to Retire Early in 15 Steps”.
- An exclusive invitation to the Webinar “How To Quit Like A Millionaire & Travel Forever!” starring us (Kristy & Bryce) and Grant Sabatier, writer of “Financial Freedom” with stay Q & A.
- Early entry to at least one chapter of the e-book.
Degree 2: Renegade
For the primary 50 people who enter and have pre-ordered our e-book, additionally, you will obtain a signed ebook plate.
Degree three: Revolutionary
And eventually, if someone on the market is ordering on behalf of a faculty, library, e-book club, or another group (or for no matter purpose needs to build a fort with our books), anybody who orders 15 copies or extra will get a 1-hour Skype session session with us! (restricted quantity obtainable).
To obtain your goodies, pre-order a copy of Quit Like a Millionaire from any of the retailers listed under and send an e mail to [email protected]. Please put ATTN: GIVEAWAY within the topic line, and within the e mail please embrace
- Your identify and bodily mailing tackle for delivery of the signed identify plate
- Your order quantity(s)
Your bonus content material ought to arrive in your inbox shortly thereafter.
In the event you don’t receive the content material, add [email protected] into your e-mail contact listing after which re-submit your proof of buy. When you’re nonetheless encountering technical difficulties, send another e-mail with the phrase HELP within the topic line and we’ll figure it out.
- In the event you’ve beforehand pre-ordered (or bought a copy of Grant’s Financial Freedom), to start with THANK YOU. And second of all, you’re still eligible for this giveaway! Simply e mail us together with your information to enter.
- The signed identify plate is solely obtainable to readers in the U.S. as a consequence of delivery constraints, but all other pre-order gadgets are available to worldwide readers.
That’s it. As all the time, thank you for your help and helping us maintain the Millennial Revolution going!
FIRECracker and Wanderer/ Kristy & Bryce
UPDATE: I need to give everybody who pre-ordered Quit Like a Millionaire a big hug! Because of your help, QLM rocketed up the Amazon rankings to be #1 New Release in the “Intro to Investing” class within the US and #1 Bestseller in the “Economics” and “Budget Travel” classes in Canada! And the guide isn’t even out yet! We’ve got one of the best readers ever!
And of course, I’ve to spotlight some reader comments that made me tear up with joy:
“I just finished reading the 1st chapter of your book. It’s awesome! I could not wait to read the rest in July. To date, it’s the most interesting Finance book I’ve come across – and that’s just the 1st chapter…”
“The intro made me want to binge read the rest.”
LOVE YOU ALL!