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Old 03-12-2011, 01:54 PM   #21
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This statement is a tad confusing. Why would we guess you must not have kids? Others, including myself, had a pretty good nest egg, no debts and owned their own home at 57 and did raise a family.
It was a joke. I'm glad you are so capable.
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Old 03-12-2011, 02:15 PM   #22
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I meant it as a joke only....sheeesh!
Oh. OK. hah-hah.

Not sure how I was to know it was a joke. Oh well. -ERD50
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Old 03-12-2011, 02:34 PM   #23
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I envy all of those here that have experienced that first morning when you wake up and realize that you will never have to go to work for someone else again.
Welcome. All of us continue to enjoy the silly little grin years years after The Big Day.

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Oh, I get it now. chortle.
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Old 03-12-2011, 08:34 PM   #25
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But of course we in this category were fortunate to be able to lease them out at a good return.

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Welcome to the forum Aruba.

Hmmmm I have a couple of little ones that I just put to bed... how can I lease them out to help fund the FI bucket?

My little ones costed a bucket full and will continue to cost a bucket, but well worth the cost ... on target for FIRE by 50 as a choice/option. Looking forward to a silly grin!
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