Do you really Want to Retire Someday

So many people say they want to retire someday but they don’t see how they will ever retire. When my kids say they want to do something I ask them how bad do they want it? I also ask them what will they do to get it? Then I have them list out what they […]

Social Security Future

Will Social Security be around for your retirement years has been a question that many people have debated over the years. In my early years I was planning on it not being around and trying to save enough money so that if I did get any money from Social Security that it would be a […]

Moving While Retired Pros and Cons

If you are retired now it may be a great time to move. Moving can be costly and can be a stressful time if you let it be or it can be a new and exciting time of your life. I have moved over 14 moves and enjoyed every place I have moved to. If […]

Could you Retire on 3.5 Million

Many people think having a Million dollars in their retirement accounts that they are set. But are they? How much do they really need? That is the true Million Dollar question. Our goal is 3.5 Million for both of us to be retired on our current lifestyle. What is our current lifestyle have to do […]

May 2018 and Financial and Goals

  May was a wild ride for sure. We did a bunch of fun stuff this month. But we had no rain again. We haven’t had rain here in Arizona since our relatives were here back in March. Hopefully we will get some soon. Our water bill is a rising with me watering our trees […]

Income Ideas

Who wouldn’t like more income in this world? Some people want job to make some money. Some people think if they get a new job with a new company or a big promotion they can make more money. Some play the Lottery hoping to win some big money. The sad news is so many people […]

Need an extra $2,000 in Retirement Years

During our Retirement years things can come up and we may need to lower our yearly expenses to cover some expense that cam up unexpectedly. So, what do we do? Of course, you could go back to work if you wanted to part-time somewhere? But we retired to enjoy it. Also, you may not be […]

Our Favorite California Sites and futures

We live just 5 hours from the Ocean and we have fun when we visit California. We just wouldn’t want to ever live there. California is too expensive for us and the traffic drives us crazy. California driving is probably the worst with Chicago second. We have been to California many times in the last […]

My dad never seemed Stressed

Being Retired or working towards being Retired Early can be stressful at times if we let it be. I know I am not perfect and have been stressed many times. I have tools that I use to help me relieve the stress or to eliminate it that works for me. I don’t know about the […]

Where to work at before Retirement

So, if you aren’t retired yet are you happy? A friend of mine posted a video clip on Facebook of a guy talking about life and work. I felt is was so good that I wanted to talk to you more about it and get you thinking about your current situation if you aren’t retired […]