Who helped Mr. Money Mustache start?


Mr. Money Mustache, also known as Pete, was significantly influenced by Jacob from the "Early Retirement Extreme" blog. Pete discovered this blog along with other finance blogs, which inspired him to start writing his own blog and create the persona of Mr. Money Mustache to help others improve their financial behaviors 1 2.

Mr. Money Mustache's Origin

Jonathan discusses how he discovered the Early Retirement Extreme blog and created the persona of Mr. Money Mustache to help change people's financial behavior. The guests also reflect on their own paths to financial independence and how they ended up in similar places despite different backgrounds.


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