If the military's pension and healthcare benefits solve an early retiree's biggest challenges, then why are military early retirees so hard to find? Have you ever noticed that the people in your command can help you with just about anything? No matter how obscure your question, there's always someone who knows the answers or can find somebody … [Read more...] about Where Are All the Retirees? How Do We Ask for Their Advice?
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 answer, but it's the only one that will … [Read more...] about When Should You Stop Working? – Determining the Best Time to Retire
“But... but... but what will I DO all day?!?” The two biggest challenges facing financially independent people 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 early … [Read more...] about “But… but… but what will I DO all day?!?”