Various income profiles of financially free people. There are so many ways to make a lot more money in a much more balanced, and desirable way. Don't think college and a cubicle job is the only way to go!
Do we really own any of our wealth? Or are we just custodians? If we don't pay our property taxes, the government will confiscate our homes. The same might be said for not paying car taxes, insurance, etc. And if we don't pay our income taxes, then we might get fined or go to jail. Are we really free?