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9 signs you probably won’t need a retirement nest egg

It’s a fact, people in developed countries are living longer. For instance, life expectancy for women is predicted to surpass 90 years in South Korea by 2030, according to the study published in The Lancet, one of the world’s oldest and most respected medical journals. Of course, the study assumes …

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FIRE, FART, or neither, the choice is yours

When it comes to your finances, there are two extremes to model yourself on, FIRE or FART (acronyms below) — that is if you want to be an extremist. The third option is neither, and that’s completely fine. The choice to quit the rat race at either 35 or 95 is completely your own …

Retirement

Projecting your future net worth

Yesterday, I was playfully googling my name may be out of vanity and boredom. In doing so, I happened to bump into a comment that I wrote to a Filipino personal finance blogger in 2010. The post reminded me of 3 things: my household net worth in April 2010 was $330,000 my own mortality the responsibility …

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400 weeks

Coming up with a successful pre-retirement strategy involves detailed planning. For starters, you need to list down some goals. Not just one goal but many goals. For us, the ultimate financial goal is to retire comfortably, so we’re able to live our dreams before the age 60. But this goal …