Grant Sabatier

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Grant Sabatier
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Grant Sabatier

(1984-12-13) December 13, 1984 (age 36)
  • Author
  • Entrepreneur
  • Podcaster
  • Blogger
  • Author of Financial Freedom
  • Creator of Millennial Money

Grant Sabatier (born December 13, 1984) is an American author, podcaster, and entrepreneur.[1][2][3][4][5] He is best known for his international bestselling book Financial Freedom which was published by Penguin Random House on February 5, 2019 and has been translated into 8 languages. Grant Sabatier founded personal finance website Millennial Money, hosts the podcast Financial Freedom, and co-founded[6][7][8][9][10][11]


Grant grew up in Falls Church, VA, went to George Mason High School, and then attended the University of Chicago where he studied Philosophy.[12][13] In 2010, at age 24, Sabatier was unable to find a job, so taught himself digital marketing.[14] Several months later, Sabatier was hired at a digital marketing agency. After reading over 300 personal finance books and realizing that retirement seemed unattainable at his current salary, he quit to start a consulting business.[15] Despite the rapid growth of the consulting business, Sabatier consciously avoided lifestyle inflation. By saving more than 80% of his six-figure income, Sabatier amassed $1.25 million and reached financial independence by age 30.[16]



Sabatier has written a book, Financial Freedom: A Proven Path to All the Money You Will Ever Need, which has been translated into 8 languages and is popular in the FIRE Movement. The book chronicles Grant's journey to reaching financial independence at a young age and includes a step-by-step framework designed to help readers do the same. In 2020 LinkedIn Learning optioned the rights of the book and released a course[17] designed around its content.[18][19][20]


Financial Freedom

The Financial Freedom podcast focuses on money, meaning, and everything in between. It's an interview-style podcast where Sabatier interviews guests who share strategies for mastering money and living meaningful lives.[21]

Millennial Money Minutes

The podcast was co-hosted by Grant Sabatier, which distills personal finance topics in five minutes.[22]


Millennial Money focuses on helping others "make smarter financial decisions, build more successful companies, reach financial independence and live richer lives.[23]


  1. ^ "Millennial became a millionaire in 5 years following these 5 steps". CNBC. 16 February 2017.
  2. ^ León, Concepción de (8 February 2018). "How One Book Changed My Relationship With Money". The New York Times.
  3. ^ "I'm a Millennial Millionaire. Here's How I Got So Rich". Money.
  4. ^ "The young and financially independent share best tips to retire early". CNBC. 12 November 2018.
  5. ^ "People retire early for 2 reasons, and neither of them is money". Yahoo! Finance.
  6. ^ "Millionaire By Age 30? One Blogger Offers A Few Not-So-Easy Steps". WBUR-FM.
  7. ^ "How One Millennial Went From $2 to Over $1 Million in 5 Years". Inc. 22 June 2017.
  8. ^ "Millennials eat up savings by dining out a lot, study shows". USA Today.
  9. ^ "Millennials may be far from retirement, but think ahead with 401(k)". USA Today.
  10. ^ "5 people explain how their life unexpectedly changed after retiring early". Business Insider.
  11. ^ "Why most Americans aren't rich". New York Post. 3 July 2018.
  12. ^ "Mason Alum Turned Millionaire Shares Story with F.C." Falls Church News-Press Online. 2019-03-11. Retrieved 2019-10-15.
  13. ^ Hicks, Coryanne. "Invest Like Millennial Millionaire Grant Sabatier". US News & World Report.
  14. ^ Zhai Yun, Tan (September 7, 2018). "Cover Story: Achieving financial independence early". The Edge (Malaysia). Retrieved September 28, 2019.
  15. ^ "How this millennial saved $1 million by age 30". Washington Post.
  16. ^ "How this early retiree went from $2 to $1.25 million in 5 years". Yahoo! Finance.
  17. ^ "Financial Freedom: A Proven Path to All the Money You Will Ever Need Online Class | LinkedIn Learning, formerly". LinkedIn. Retrieved 2021-03-23.
  18. ^ "Financial Freedom: A Proven Path to All the Money You Will Ever Need Review". Publishers Weekly. December 17, 2018. Retrieved September 28, 2019.
  19. ^ Lam, Jackie (September 6, 2019). "The 4 best money lessons I learned from 'Financial Freedom,' by a man who retired at 30 as a millionaire". Business Insider. Retrieved September 28, 2019.
  20. ^ Hoffower, Hillary (February 20, 2019). "Here's the 7-step strategy one guy used to become a millionaire and retire at 30". The Australian Financial Review. Retrieved September 28, 2019.
  21. ^ "Financial Freedom Podcast | Make Money Buy Time podcast".
  22. ^ "40+ Best Personal Finance Podcasts: Money & Financial Shows For 2019". Making Momentum. 30 January 2019.
  23. ^ "This Chicago man saved $1 million by the time he was 30. Here's how he did it". Chicago Tribune.

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