How much do you really need to retire comfortably, safely, and happily? It may be less than you think. In many locations around the world, we’ve already established that it’s possible to retire with what we’ve already accumulated. Let’s take a detailed look at one such location to see the luxurious lifestyle that $1000 per month will afford.
Yesterday, the New York Times published a story (NYT has a paywall, get past it by googling the title of the story – “More Protection For a Nest Egg Has Some Brokers Upset” – and clicking the link from Google) about the financial services industry’s response to a proposal by the Department of Labor. The proposed rule would require that all financial advisors place their customer’s interests ahead of their own when providing investment advice.
It’s never too late to retire– ever! Learn how to turn around your spending, kill your debt, and supercharge your savings to get to retirement ASAP.
You need a great tool to test retirement plans. Do you need to work another year? Do you need to spend less? Read on for an easy way to find out.
Wherein I make some parts of the personal finance blogging community very unhappy with me.
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August was a kick-ass month. I’m not even kidding! I bought as scheduled, so even though my investments are worth less, I have lots more shares, purchased at a steep discount.
If you’re reading this blog, or even just skimming the post titles, you might accuse me of living in a fantasy land of post-retirement dreams. Let me tell you why I think that’s a good thing.
Five places to retire in France. From the Alps to the sunny south, France can be an affordable retirement location for everyone.