Welcome aboard. Sounds like a field with a very bright future. Start saving 10% (or more) of what you make NOW and investing it wisely. You'll be ahead of most of your peers and a world of options will open up in your life. Best of luck...
No one agrees with other people's opinions; they merely agree with their own opinions -- expressed by somebody else. Sydney Tremayne
Retired Jun 2011 at age 57
Target AA: 40% equity funds / 35% bond funds / 25% cash
Target WR: Approx 2.5% Approx 20% SI (secure income, SS only)