Perhaps you'll win the lottery. Perhaps you have a huge inheritance coming. Perhaps you already have available lines of credit with tens of thousands of dollars that you can tap into at any time.
If not, in order for the average person to get the investable cash they need, in order to start purchasing passive income generating assets that will pay their living expenses, they need to first increase their earned income. If you're already well-capitalized, you may be in the position to purchase your retirement and attain total financial autonomy in 5 years or less, by adding recurring income streams through buying or building recession-proof businesses, or acquiring passive income generating assets (not limited to traditional real estate investing).