Remember the movie, The Matrix?
(How could you not).
The character, Neo, was given two choices – the blue pill or the red pill.
Now imagine the blue was money and the red, time.
Which would you choose?
I’m often asked whether people actually need a financial adviser.
Strictly speaking, maybe not.
Let me explain...
Piggy-backing off last week’s early retirement blog…
I’m taking a trip down memory lane…
To see what early retirement was like back in the day.
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It’s one of the hottest topics in the world of personal finance.
Some call it the holy grail.
And people are making hefty sacrifices for it…
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Here are the top 5 most popular blogs we’ve ever written.
From lottery winners to expat living …
And a golden opportunity for investors.
Which one’s your favourite?
You’ve probably heard of the 4 percent retirement rule.
It’s used to determine how much a retiree should withdraw from a retirement account each year.
The idea is the retiree receives a steady income stream, while maintaining a healthy account balance.
It’s considered safe by experts.
But what happens when it’s put to the test against falling markets?
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Last year, my wife and I presented my parents with their first grandchild, Sophie.
Ever since, they can’t keep away - they come and stay, and for the entire duration of their visit, I barely see my daughter…