Photo by Martin Sanchez on Unsplash The stock market is in free fall! Biggest fall in one day! Then … biggest rise in one day! Only back to … stock market lost all its gains yesterday! We are in bear market territory! We will be in recession! And on, it goes. For the last two to three weeks in Australia. Is my first thought – oh, will I still be able to retire at 55? […]
Everyone wants to have a good retirement. But you can’t expect to have a comfortable retirement without putting in some legwork ahead of time. There’s a wide variety of things you need to consider in order to get ready for your golden years. Here are six things you need to do to prep for retirement. Determine What Your Retirement will Look Like Many people just assume that retirement is all about playing golf and relaxing […]
As the Covid-19 pandemic has spread around the globe, the equity markets have seen steep declines and even greater volatility. The over 30% decline in the S&P500 index has prompted questions around the viability of a FIRE portfolio.
What if we told you a 9-5 grind till you’re 65 doesn’t need to be your reality? The FIRE movement is about careful money management so you can leave the workforce early. Imagine ditching the life-sucking commute and endless unproductive meetings ten to thirty years sooner than expected. That’s what the FIRE movement can offer. … The FIRE Movement: How to Unlock Freedom and Flexibility Read More » The post The FIRE Movement: How to […]
Are you looking for a safe retirement? In these uncertain times, the best plan is to have multiple income streams. For the first time in 11+ years the stock market has fallen fast. (It’s recovered over the last few days, but I feel it is temporary.) The last time the market had this kind of drop it was 2008. While there was a concept of FIRE in the personal finance community, the acronym of Financially […]