This time of year is typically when the winter blues start to hit me. I've got too much to be grateful for to complain, but the slog of winter doesn't bring me a ton of joy. Some incredibly real and awful events happened to a friend of mine this past week. Time to show some strength for him and his family. The struggle of life smacks us right upside the head, and often when we … [Read more...] about Stuck at the Early Retirement Crossroads
The ultimate collection of articles designed to motivate you to begin your early retirement journey today! Topics combine a mix of personal finance and a heavy dose of lifestyle wisdom. Check out articles on Semi-Retirement, How to build a million dollar net worth in a single decade, and also learn about the pitfalls to avoid in retirement, like boredom. Set your goals and retire early!
Greetings happy readers! I'm excited to unveil my favorite crew for 2019. More names to etch on the trophy - yay! For 2019, I've opted to focus on bloggers who've been instrumental in bringing exposure to THIS blog. This year's Golden Nameplate is a "Thank You" to five fantastic writers who've established a consistently strong following. Without further adieu, here's our … [Read more...] about Golden Nameplate Awards – The Class of 2019!
Earlier this year I had an opportunity to record a podcast about the alternatives to early retirement on the What's Up Next podcast. Part of why I published last week's monster post - a collection of past thoughts - was in anticipation of this episode dropping on Monday. I was honored to be part of a panel that included Jessica (of The Fioneers), Lynn Marie Morski (Quit … [Read more...] about Hear Cubert and Friends on the What’s Up Next? Podcast
It's been a bit of a slug-fest at work. These last few weeks have brought on a heavy dose of 11th-hour drama that's quite typical in the world of software delivery at large corporations. Sweating out another Sunday night has me wondering how to get retirement right: Should I reconsider ditching the cube early and explore the alternatives to retirement? When you get close to … [Read more...] about How to Get Retirement Right: Work Longer or Hang It Up Sooner?
Hello dear readers! Today's post, How to Achieve a Debt-Free Retirement Lifestyle comes to us from a blogger friend, Bernz JP, the mastermind behind Moneylogue.com. Every once in a while, even us stalwart personal financial geniuses need to remind ourselves of the importance of limiting (and eliminating) debt. Enjoy a fabulous fall Monday, and give it up for … [Read more...] about How to Achieve a Debt Free Retirement Lifestyle