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How I retired at 38 — and you can too

In 2012, Tanja Hester was a 33-year-old political communications strategist whose father was dealing with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a genetic disorder that causes progressively worse joint pain and mobility issues over time, impairing the ability to work. Knowing she would likely inherit the disease, she and her husband, political researcher Mark Bunge, decided to retire early.… Read More »