Tag: GI Bill
Get on LinkedIn, get a job
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Get on LinkedIn, get a job

    I guess I should've seen this coming. I've blogged about financial independence and using your military benefits and coping with drawdowns... and suddenly some of you are wondering exactly how to go about getting a bridge career. If you're just joining us here through a search engine, then you might ...

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Early retirement and the kid’s college fund
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Early retirement and the kid’s college fund

This is another perennial (and heated) topic on discussion boards like Early-Retirement.org and Bogleheads.org. I'll try to distill years of debate (and thousands of posts) into the most popular suggestions. Before we get into the mechanics of saving & investing the college fund, let's figure out why you'd want ...

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During retirement: Back to school?
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During retirement: Back to school?

Now that you're enjoying a stimulating retirement and exploring new horizons, what about "back to school"? A surprising number of retirees seek out the classroom, especially if they feel obligated to extract every penny from their GI Bill benefits. Some see school as an opportunity to make up for lost time: the ...

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