Thank you for visiting my blog! I am a 67-year-old guy who loves hiking and who basically stumbled into financial independence and earlier retirement when I was 53. If I had known in my 30’s what I know now, I could have freed myself from wage slavery much, much sooner. And that is the whole point of Retired To Win. To help you become financially independent sooner rather than later.
With very, very few exceptions, I actually buy whatever I want. I spend freely on whatever I want. Flat out splurge if I want. And yet I also practice frugal living and keep my annual basic living costs under $15,000. Here’s how all that can work together for me without contradiction. And how you […]
My financial planning makes it possible for me to enjoy one of the great benefits of being wealthy without actually having to be rich. That benefit is something that cannot be measured in dollars: peace of mind. What I call the shrug-and-chuckle benefit of financial planning. And it is priceless. Here is what I mean. […]