Financial Independence

Social Security and Your Safe Withdrawal Rate

If you have read recent reports of the future of Social Security its sounds dire and we won’t be able

Sequence Risk, Retirement Simulation, FIRE
Financial Independence

Sequence Risk Part 2: What About the Dividends?

In our journey for Financial Independence and the goal to Retire Early (FIRE), one area of concern we have is

Financial Independence

How Do You Choose a Location to Retire Early?

We have been trying to figure out where to retire.  This seems like a simple question at first and for

Financial Independence

Retirement Simulator Update (9/11/18)

A new update for the retirement simulator has been posted to the website. More advanced features added to our private Beta version that is available free to subscribers.

Financial Independence

Sequence Risk – Will It Effect Your Retirement Plans?

In our journey for Financial Independence and the goal to Retire Early (FIRE) one area of concern we have is

Financial Independence

Choosing a Retirement Simulation Tool

Retirement planning is really a risk analysis exercise trying to predict the future. In planning for retirement, we are faced

Budgeting

Retire in Ten Years!

Do you want to retire in ten years?  Sounds great, but how can you achieve this? The answer is always

Financial Independence

Retirement Simulator Update

A new update for the retirement simulator Version 8.0 has been posted to the website.  See link below for new

Budgeting

Review- Yes, You Can Retire Comfortably!

As discussed in the prior review, we have read many financial books and a few I have kept on the

Budgeting

Review- Yes, You Can Get a Financial Life

We have always had reasonable financial plans, had good jobs, made good salaries, and we saved for retirement.  We lived