Category: Money

avoiding roaming charges while traveling abroad

Avoiding Roaming Charges While Traveling Abroad

Traveling abroad requires a lot of planning and preparation. One of the concerns that you will face is how to avoid roaming charges on your cell phone. There are stories of people being charged hundreds or even thousands of dollars on their cell phone bills after returning from an international trip. You certainly don’t want […]

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Mystical FIRE

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SAFEST Withdrawal Rate – Part 2

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What is the SAFEST Withdrawal Rate?

Few things occupy the minds of our financial independence/early retirement (FIRE) community as much as safe withdrawal rate (SWR).   Much digital ink and sizable amount of print ink has been spilled on this subject over the past few decades, and theories are refined with various adjustments.   The consensus view – if I can call it that […]

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Stealth Wealth While Living Abroad

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Honey, I Shrunk The Budget!

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Real path to higher income. Take it up a notch or two or 1000!

Fire Your Financial Advisor!

There are many seekers of financial independence and early retirement (FIRE).   Many depend on financial advisors to help them reach a comfortable retirement.  To reach FIRE faster, however, you may have to fire your financial advisor!  I have always managed my finances on my own, and you can too.   For those with any […]

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