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  • About Alan
    Gender
    Male
    City/Town
    Houston
    State
    Texas
    Occupation
    Retired Engineer
    Retirement Year
    2010
    Interests
    Exercise, tennis, biking, soccer, travel
    Biography
    Came to the USA from England. Married while still in college in 1976, 2 kids, both through college successfully and now left home and working.

    BEng in EE, initially specializing in Radar Engineering.

    Have worked in the chemical industry since 1979 mostly doing process control, but have also spent a number of years in IT. With the job, have lived in various locations in England, Scotland, Texas and Louisiana, and have also traveled quite extensively on business.

    Paid off mortgage to become debt free the same year that first kid went to college and retired as planned as soon as was eligible, end of January 2010. Have a non-COLA pension to cover the basics, and plan on drawing down investments to maintain our desired lifestyle.

    Investments are simple, utilizing index or low cost funds from Fidelity and Vanguard.
  • Signature
    Retired in Jan, 2010 at 55
    Now it's adventure before dementia

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  • Join Date: 07-10-2005
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