Aspiring Millionaires In A Billionaire World

There’s something about the term ‘millionaire’ that still captivates people’s imagination. Even as Forbes released their annual list of the world’s ‘billionaires’ (spoiler alert: Jeff Bezos, $100B), people are still excited about accumulating 1/100th of that amount. I’ve noticed that many of my top read articles over the last three all have ‘millionaire’ in the title. Maybe as the world’s richest move into billionaire territory, … Continue reading Aspiring Millionaires In A Billionaire World

Where Did The Money Go? – Reader Challenge

It’s easy to look back on all of the money you’ve made over the years and wonder “Where did the money go?”  It’s a common thought – that we have squandered years of toil and trouble at work, and now have very little to show for it. But is that true?  Do we really have nothing to show for (in my case) almost 27 years … Continue reading Where Did The Money Go? – Reader Challenge

Poll Results – Savings At The Time Of Early Retirement

The MrMoneyMustache.com forum recently had a poll on how much money people saved before the retired early. ¬†People have different definitions of early retirement (for some it’s 40 or 50 or 60). ¬†Additionally, the MMM website has a significant focus on ‘frugal living’, so I’m not sure how representative it is overall. ¬†Nonetheless, the poll did have over 150 early retirees weighing in … so … Continue reading Poll Results – Savings At The Time Of Early Retirement