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Old 04-13-2016, 01:19 PM   #1
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New to the site - retiring at the end of May

Hello, everyone. I am getting ready to retire after 36 years working the technology turf, and am looking forward to it.

I had discovered Firecalc years ago, and became a paying member shortly after that. I always support good projects with donations, and hope you all do as well.

I recently went back to Firecalc and updated all the numbers and assumptions, and things still look good . I saw the link to this site there, and since I will shortly be retired, thought I would join the fun.

I hope to learn and share useful information on this site and look forward to making some new cyber-friends here.

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Old 04-13-2016, 01:34 PM   #2
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Welcome, tadietz, from a fellow Austinite and techie. Thanks for the nice words about and support for Firecalc!

You might find this list of questions helpful as you're planning:

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Old 04-13-2016, 02:52 PM   #3
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Welcome! If you don't have any questions about the financial aspects of FIRE you may enjoy the Life after FIRE and the health sections of the forum!

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Old 04-13-2016, 05:58 PM   #6
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Old 04-17-2016, 05:44 PM   #7
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Old 04-17-2016, 06:20 PM   #8
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