I saved $300,000 by 26—and doing these 5 unusual things helped me save like crazy | CNBC

For a preview of what the 5 things are, here's the TLDR; version: Stayed in hostels with up to 15 people per room(when traveling), saving an estimated total of $10kBought a used car and sold it for profit, netting $1k and 2 years of usage.Shared a 700-square-foot apartment with their partner. Read More about I saved $300,000 by 26—and doing these 5 unusual things helped me save like crazy | CNBC

Inside the strange, secretive lives of rich millennial cheapskates | New York Post

Here are some bullet points of the individuals this article mentions when talking about some people following some FIRE principles, focusing on lowering their spending. Daniel: Age 36, 270k income, works in NYC, lives in NJ, shabby apartment, cheap food, limited extras (e.g. no tv), sows his own Read More about Inside the strange, secretive lives of rich millennial cheapskates | New York Post