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This couple is one year away from having enough money to retire early — here’s what they did

Alessandra Malito
This couple is one year away from having enough money to retire early — here’s what they did

Jose and Tatiana are well on their way to retiring early. The couple reached financial independence in 2017, and have 30 times the $40,000 they intend to spend each year in retirement. Millionaires next door: One couple's frugal path to early retirement They live frugally and save 70% of their income, and now Jose and Tatiana are trying to decide what they'll do when they retire early.