Early Retirement Fun – #HowIQuit on Jimmy Fallon

Earlier this year, Jimmy Fallon issued a hashtag challenge on Twitter for people to “Tweet out a funny, weird, or embarrassing way you quit a job and tag with #HowIQuit“. About a eight of them were featured on the show that night (link to video here). Since dozens more were tweeted out, I thought I…

MegaCorp & SmallCorp

I’ve been a big-company guy for all of my 25+ year career.  I’ve worked for three well-known MegaCorporations and learned a lot about the world of big business.  As I approach my early retirement next year, I have been thinking about how I will “replace” the involvement & passion I have for the world of…

Triple Play Formula For Inflating Your Nest Egg

Ben Franklin wrote, “A penny saved is a penny earned”. Quite true, but another perspective might be that “A dollar saved, takes you three steps toward financial independence”. Why is that? Here’s how I count the three ways: First, a dollar saved is a dollar you can spend tomorrow; second, it is a dollar that…