Their core beliefs seem to be:
- Renouncing all personal wealth.
- Renouncing all contact with friends and family.
- Renouncing the physical world and living in Virtual reality.
After Danica Harlan killed her father, she states that he had joined The Renouncers and that is why no one is able to contact him. Their founder seems to be open to breaking the personal wealth rule, as he took large sums of money off Danica to tell the world Konrad Harlan was a member.