Jacob Lund Fisker retired at 33 and wrote Early Retirement Extreme to share his systems-theory approach to personal economic efficiency with others. His ideas have been featured in articles in Forbes, USA Today, US News & World Report, The Guardian, PBS Next Avenue, The Atlantic, and many others.
Fisker delivers an interesting challenge to our normal modes of life. At times a tad dry (he labels his style textbook) at others lyrical, this book is an interesting read. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Matthew G Miller
Although the message is valuable, I found the writing to be so dense I couldn't get through it. There's a good message in there somewhere, but Jacob needs a decent editor.Published 1 day ago by cwyckham
I guess if you're really into the philosophy behind this lifestyle this is a great book. It does have great information but the author tends to go on and on and on. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Wade
Many of the concepts in this book may no too extreme for the general population to follow, but this book will be very motivational for those that are interested in retiring early. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Robert Yuen
Very comprehensive on theory and perspective, leaving the reader to work out the application in many ways. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Craig Shigenaga
Absolutely fantastic book. I would not recommend it for the novice, who is trying to find easy tips on how to save money or plan for retirement. Read morePublished 26 days ago by j
I really didn't find this book useful in any way. While there are some small nuggets which are worthwhile, overall the book isn't very readable and has little to do with actual... Read morePublished 26 days ago by Joseph C.
This is one of the most extraordinary books I have read in a long time. It does have some problems, but since it is so revolutionary, even with its problems it is better than the... Read morePublished 1 month ago by fkdsj
Ok so I love this book and the author. He obviously gives zero f***s what people think of him. He has some crazy suggestions like living without a washing machine or refrigerator... Read morePublished 1 month ago by kate