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AD O5 ~transitioning in '16; RE ~'25

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I'm a mid-40's Active Duty O5 looking at possibly transitioning out of military in '16 (@21 yrs). Found this site from The Military Guide (just started reading the book). I've been scouring the threads for the past few days; definitely some interesting reading mixed in with some solid advice (and opinions).

Once I get my numbers (i.e. expenses) tallied, I'd love to get some advice/opinions on how likely a ~'25 FIRE would be. I believe I've got some years of work left in me and if I find the right job after transition, I can't see myself quite hanging (most) everything up quite yet.

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Welcome, and while you may not want to "hang everything up just yet" it sure is nice to have the option if you want to. It also means you can have a very shallow BS bucket, a good spot to be in.
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Hi all,

I'm a mid-40's Active Duty O5 looking at possibly transitioning out of military in '16 (@21 yrs). Found this site from The Military Guide (just started reading the book). I've been scouring the threads for the past few days; definitely some interesting reading mixed in with some solid advice (and opinions).

Once I get my numbers (i.e. expenses) tallied, I'd love to get some advice/opinions on how likely a ~'25 FIRE would be. I believe I've got some years of work left in me and if I find the right job after transition, I can't see myself quite hanging (most) everything up quite yet.

thanks

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