Hey Taylor: Tips to Prepare for Early Retirement Posted in: Columns - Aside from having lots of money, what do I have to do to retire early? I feel like I hear so many stories about people retiring early not because they made millions, but because they just figured out how to do it. Am I being naive? - Rebecca Hey Rebecca ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!