Maurie Backman

Maurie Backman

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Maurie Backman is a personal finance writer who's passionate about educating others. Her goal is to make financial topics interesting (because they often aren't) and she believes that a healthy dose of sarcasm never hurt anyone. In her somewhat limited spare time, she enjoys playing in nature, watching hockey, and curling up with a good book.

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To Retire Early, What Would You Give Up?

A new survey shows that significant numbers of Americans are -- in principle -- willing to make some big sacrifices. But maybe you don't have to.