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How to Maximize the BRS If You Decide to Opt-In

How to Maximize the BRS If You Decide to Opt-In

[This post is brought to you by Dan, who’s done a lot of data runs with the BRS calculator.  His new website KeepInvestingSimpleStupid.com is freshly launched, so please check on its progress! If you’re interested in contributing at The-Military-Guide.com, then see our posting guidelines.]     ...

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In Memoriam: My Father

In Memoriam: My Father

    Dean Nordman passed away on Saturday morning 18 November 2017 at age 83 due to complications from Alzheimer's disease.   Dad & me, early 2002. Regular readers may remember that my father first noticed his dementia symptoms in 2008 (at age 74) yet he refused all offers of help. ...

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MilBlogging17 was awesome! (Oh, and FinCon17 too.)

MilBlogging17 was awesome! (Oh, and FinCon17 too.)

  MilBlogging is back. The next conference is 22-25 September 2018 in Orlando, and MilBlogging18 tickets are on sale now. They'll go fast. At the very least, sign up for the mailing list and learn more over the next few months. Those of you who've been around military social media for a while may ...

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“Hey, Nords: How’s Your Net Worth?!?”

“Hey, Nords: How’s Your Net Worth?!?”

  A long while back, a reader wrote: "Hey, Nords, any chance you'll do a summary post about your FIRE history? I'm really interested to hear how your net worth and income have gone up."   Life is good: my spouse and I recently pulled off an epic seven-week "slow travel" Mainland trip on military ...

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