Can Tiny Houses Solve the Retirement Crisis?

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A large number of Americans on the cusp of retirement, those aged 55 to 64, are in trouble. According to a recent Bloomberg editorial, the median household retirement savings for people in this age group is a meager $14,500. Fourteen thousand, five hundred dollars is a scary number. It effectively means that half the households … [Read more…]

How to Start Working Out Your Saving Muscles

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To achieve financial independence (FI), you have to save at least 25 times your annual living expenses.* For example, if it costs $25,000 a year to feed, clothe, shelter, educate, doctor, and entertain yourself, you’ll need to save $625,000. Once you’ve hit this savings multiple, you can live off the dividends and capital gains that … [Read more…]