When discussing some of my goals with a confident the other day I was accused of trying to beat the system.

I was told it was impossible and I should just give up. I should accept debt and accept servitude. I should understand that i’ll always have to pay for the lifestyle I want and consequently will always have to work. I’ll never get the ‘easy life’ that I aspire to. That got me thinking. Am I really trying to ‘beat the…