I recently accompanied Grammy to her annual financial planning visit. Her planner is ‘a really lovely guy’ she says; ‘and he … Continue reading Why I Fired My Mom’s Financial Planner
My French dad, along with my side of his family living in France, could have written a book on FIRE. … Continue reading What my French family thinks of FIRE
I’ve heard it said more than once that the worst thing you can do for your finances is get a … Continue reading Divorce = Financial Ruin (or….)
Now don’t think I’m going around advocating divorce, but life is complicated. Even if you had the dream to be … Continue reading Divorce on the cheap
There is no shortage of discussions on the pros and cons of homeownership in the FI community. If had to … Continue reading Why homeownership is a priority in my FI journey
…And it even still be here when we reach retirement age? The famous entitlement programs from the US government – will … Continue reading What does Social Security have to do with it….
Driving to New York a few weeks ago I saw a billboard by Prudential Retirement warning in dire, huge letters … Continue reading Prudential (or any other financial company) can’t help you…