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Myths Of Military Retirement And Early Retirement

Myths Of Military Retirement And Early Retirement

The military’s retirement system has a number of advantages for retirees, but if so few veterans seek early retirement then you may rightfully hesitate. What are you missing? One element is the approval of society. Test this yourself by telling a few shipmates, neighbors, or relatives that you’re considering early ...

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When should you stop working?

When should you stop working?

  What's your future? After active duty will you retire from the military to a "bridge career", will you semi-retire to work part-time, or will you retire early and never earn a paycheck again? These questions are tough retirement issues. Like all tough questions, the answer is "It depends". It's not an easy ...

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The biggest obstacles confronting all retirees

The biggest obstacles confronting all retirees

All retirees have to accumulate the resources to last for the rest of their lives, but early retirees (before age 65) have two daunting challenges: paying for healthcare and contending with decades of inflation. Health insurance is largely a workplace benefit, and many civilian workers feel “locked in” to their jobs ...

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“But… but… but what will I DO all day?!?”

“But… but… but what will I DO all day?!?”

“But... but... but what will I DO all day?!?” The two biggest challenges facing ERs may be inflation and affordable healthcare. However the most frequently-asked question is what you're going to do with your new life. Ironically, the question answers itself once you retire. It may be the top question before ER, ...

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