Taking back control of your life and finances can help you design a life that satisfies your goals and helps you get the most out of each day. These strategies help you hone in on what work-life balance could look like for you.
Want to retire at 40? Many lawyers are on an accelerated path to reach financial independence.
Money = freedom. If you’re looking for an alternative path, there are plenty of lawyers from solo law to government law to Biglaw that are charting a different future. It’s all about how much you can save today if you want to be in control of your own destiny.Read More
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