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The hidden costs of early retirement - and why you might want to avoid this trend

Early retirement sounds good, but it’s not for everyone

On paper, the notion of early retirement is appealing. But the reality can be more grueling, as it usually involves working on a host of side tasks in order to save enough money to bring your retirement date forward. That’s what Gwen Merz and Derek Sall learned, years after their early retirement. “Financial Independence, Retire …

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Oil price collapse: Saudis, Russians rush to market’s rescue, 2 weeks early

Oil Price Crash: Saudis and Russians Rush to Market Rescue, 2 Weeks Early By Investing.com

© Reuters By Barani Krishnan Investing.com — There are still two weeks until the OPEC+ meeting, but the Saudis and Russians have decided not to sit back and let the market meltdown continue. In an urgent response to a Wall Street Journal report on Monday, Saudi Energy Minister Abdulaziz bin Salman denied that the alliance …

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The hidden costs of early retirement - and why you might want to avoid this trend

The hidden costs of early retirement – and why you might want to avoid this trend

Would you be willing to make big sacrifices now, so you could retire decades earlier than planned? Gwen Merz and Derek Sall both thought so, until they started questioning their decisions. “Financial Independence, Retire Early,” or FIRE, is a lifestyle movement that encourages you to build up a comfortable nest egg — at least 25 …

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The hidden costs of early retirement - and why you might want to avoid this trend

The hidden costs of early retirement – and why you might want to avoid this trend

Would you be willing to make big sacrifices now, so you could retire decades earlier than planned? Gwen Merz and Derek Sall both thought so, until they started questioning their decisions. “Financial Independence, Retire Early,” or FIRE, is a lifestyle movement that encourages you to build up a comfortable nest egg — at least 25 …

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Google Play to drive third-party billing in new markets, including the United States;  Bumble joins Spotify as an early tester

Google Play to drive third-party billing in new markets, including the United States; Bumble joins Spotify as an early tester

Google today announced the expansion of its User Choice Billing pilot, which allows Android app developers to use payment systems other than Google’s. The program will now be available in new markets, including the United States, Brazil and South Africa, and Bumble will now join Spotify as one of the pilot testers. Google also announced …

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This joint early retirement strategy is a 'terrible idea', says financial planner

This joint early retirement strategy is a ‘terrible idea’, says financial planner

If you’re hoping to retire early, you’ll need to find a way to replace your salary without working. In a traditional model, this means accumulating enough savings to be able to withdraw some of it each year to fund your lifestyle while the rest continues to grow. Unless you win the Powerball, how much should …

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