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Retirement Journal – 400 Days & Counting Down

Today is March 23, which means that tomorrow (March 24) marks 400 days until my retirement ceremony date of May 1, 2017.  The other day, I was talking with Jeff Rose, CFP®. Jeff is the creator of the Good Financial … Continue reading

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Why the Thrift Savings Plan Has Plenty of Diversification for Any Investor

This article first appeared as a guest post on Ryan Guina’s Military Wallet. Why Thrift Savings Plan Has Enough Diversification A solid investment approach requires a balanced, well-diversified portfolio.  Many people dislike the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) because they feel … Continue reading

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Job Risk Mindset After Retirement – How to Mitigate Your Cash Flow Risk

This article is a follow up to my last one about your job risk mindset after your military career ends. If you haven’t read my first article, you might want to read it here before continuing on. In it, I … Continue reading

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5 Tax Considerations When Selling Your Home in the Military

In the military, there are many reasons for selling your home.  You can sell for any of the following reasons: relocation buying a bigger home downsizing retirement/separation because it makes financial sense to do so Let’s take a look at … Continue reading

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