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- Retirement Day! July 1, 202369 months to go.
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Long time readers probably know that we have always been undecided about exactly where we would retire. For quite some time, we have been tossing up between retiring to Newcastle and Canberra. And finally, we’ve made a decision!
September was our worst month of the year for savings rate. As we revealed last week, we are paying for a wedding and a honeymoon, but that’s definitely not the only reason we had a low savings rate.
As regular readers here will know, Poopsie and I became engaged last September while in New York City. What they may not know is that we never intended to have a wedding.
We want to retire early- in approximately six years to be exact. Is this because we hate working? We hate our jobs? We just want to sit on the couch all day? Definitely not.
A Bucket List is a fairly popular concept to most people. Figure out a bunch of awesome things you want to do in your lifetime, write them down and then tick them off as you achieve them.
A number of times, I have been asked if I get bored by not spending as much money as everyone else. The assumption is, if you’re not spending money on things to do, you must be bored. That couldn’t be … Continue reading
August was another very expensive month for us. We got our lowest savings rate of the year! Yes, that’s right, lower than July!
You might remember, last year, we became a one car family. We were very content with our little red car. Almost a year on, it has never provided any sort of issue. We have always been able to work out … Continue reading
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