#349: A Candid Dialog with Mr. Cash Mustache & Paula Pant

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mr. money mustache and paula pant on stage at EconoMe, a conference about financial independence

The trendy founding father of the monetary independence motion, Mr. Cash Mustache, joins me to speak candidly about issues that actually matter.

No, I don’t ask him boring boilerplate questions on his private biography. (Snooze; that’s been finished a thousand instances.)

No, I don’t ask him normal inventory questions like “what’s the distinction between monetary independence and early retirement?” (As a result of WOW how cliché and unoriginal.)

As a substitute, I ask him how a lot he deadlifts. And who conjures up him.

How does he keep his optimism? What does he remorse? What does he train his son, and what has his son taught him? What makes him chortle, and what’s so stunning that it strikes him to tears?

We discuss his philosophy of residing … which is way extra significant and enjoyable than rehashing the identical ‘ol biographical questions on financial savings and secure withdrawal charges. “I don’t give a sh*t about your story,” I instructed him in a textual content whereas we have been establishing this interview. I wish to know what you consider.

Oh yeah, and we additionally discuss Rasputin:

Significantly, you’ll like it.  😉

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