Learn how to plan and think about life after full-time work (so-called retirement), particularly the psychological and financial aspects.
Preparing for retirement is a complex process–it can be hard to even know where to start.
This project is about giving you a framework for confidently making your own decisions about retirement, and you'll gain a new perspective on what life after full-time work can look like.
Don has an extensive background in investing and consulting, and is also an accomplished author. His current writing project is focused on helping people prepare for a happy, financially secure life after they finish full-time work.
Giving you confidence in making retirement decisions
If it’s possible, it helps a lot to have some money set aside for emergencies. In fact, as we’ll see in this post, a bit of cash also helps enormously to smooth out the impact of investment fluctuations.
This post looks at the main kinds of financial goals we have for retirement, and why each goal needs its own financial instrument.
This post expands on the notion of philosophies that embrace only the safety or only the growth end of the spectrum along which goals are placed.
Here’s a clarification of the goals of safety and growth.