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Long-term Care Options for Early Retirees

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Last week, Revanche from A Gaishan Life asked a question on a subject that I’d rather not think about: long-term care.  "I might have missed this but I’m wondering what the backup plan is for those folks who are relying on keeping expenses low in retirement should their expenses rise due to factors beyond their [...]

Staying Healthy In Early Retirement

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I never thought staying healthy would be my biggest challenge in early retirement. Before I quit working full time, I thought my biggest challenge would be finance. I figured that we wouldn’t be able to save for retirement anymore and our net worth would slowly decline. Instead, we continue to save over $50,000 per year [...]

How Much Is Your Job Costing You?

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The following article is from Melanie, our staff writer. Melanie is in the beginning phase of her journey to Financial Freedom and she’ll bring a refreshing point of view for us.  Earlier this week, I read an article that really gave me a lot to think about. The piece, Your Lifestyle Has Already Been Designed  hit on [...]

Living In The Sandwich Generation

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Today's article is brought to you by Cindy, our main writer at Midlife Finance. I'm still busy trying to deal with a rental condo, but it should be done this week. I hope you enjoy Cindy's perspective. "I crawled through the cemetery. In the snow," said our seventy-something Mama. She'd stopped to put a rose [...]