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
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!
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 pondering again: What are the benefits of early retirement? When you get close to the finish line of a project at work and the customer decides "This … [Read more...] about Pros and Cons of Early Retirement: An Introspective Journey
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
SeasonalFIRE is simply ditching the cubicle for seasonal work. It's a different flavor of semi-retirement that allows you to work during the crummy weather months and enjoy free time during the rest of the year. I'm excited about this post because it's something I've been scheming over for a few months now. Ever since summer began. One of the lovely features of living in … [Read more...] about Seasonal Work or Early Retirement? Introducing SeasonalFIRE
Today's post is inspired by blogger SteveArk, who wrote up a nice piece about how inflation *does* affect retirement investments. You need to figure this inflation beast out since a dollar today is not going to buy as much tomorrow... The best example you've heard as a kid came from your grandparents. You'll constantly hear Grandpa quote prices from 1957: "Back in my day, a … [Read more...] about How Exactly Does Inflation Affect Your Retirement?