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I'm planning on doing it on salary and savings only (13 year timeframe from now to FIRE and have house paid off). I am self-employed at the moment though, and that is helping boost my income.

I think the biggest danger is assuming you can't do it. If you start now, even if you can't fully realize it - you can (at a minimum) severely scale back your work plans/schedule in later years. You could work PT at something fun, instead of having to work at your current job. If you assume it's not possible there could be a huge problem for you down the road.
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