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Twenties Thirties Forties Fifties Sixties Elderly

Retirement and Financial Independence Calculators are near Useless

Forget the online Financial Independence calculators used to predict early retirement and investment returns. I’m sorry, but you need to create a customized plan to FI or hire a professional to do so. Don’t be discouraged and give up based on results of these tools and think, “I'll never retire, if I need a bajillion dollars to do so.” Let’s see how a typical american family can retire earlier than anticipated.
Kids Teenagers

20 Week Experiment Teaching our Kids about FI with RoosterMoney

How do you think your children would manage money if given the opportunity to earn income, pay expenses, and reap the rewards of a 20% compounding interest rate? My wife and I conducted a 20 week experiment and reviewed our kids decisions using the RoosterMoney app. Are you curious how my kids did and what can be learned from the exercise? I certainly was.
Twenties Thirties Forties Fifties

Optimize Investments and Debt Repayment Priorities Checklist

Ever wonder what should be funded first...Bills, Debt, 401K, IRA, E-Fund, 529, etc…? After much research, there is a way to optimize investments and debt repayment for 90% of us. I’m going to show you the 12 steps and order of priority in which to save money and reduce liabilities.