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Old 01-03-2015, 05:46 PM   #1
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Hi all. I have been lurking for a while, but thought I would finally post.

I am a 37 year old CFO that is married with two little boys (2.5 and 1). We are working towards me reaching early retirement in about 7 years.
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Sounds like a great plan to me. Welcome.
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Old 01-04-2015, 05:11 AM   #5
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Welcome! I am about 7 years ahead of you. I think I have reached FI but like you I have younger kids. Do not underestimate how expensive they can be! We easily have 50x current spending but that is CURRENT spending. I know they will get more expensive so that number is likely to change. I'm slowing down but holding on another year (OMY syndrome) or two.
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