How to retire with $80,000

Retire on $80K

The financial industry is full of people trying to scare you into saving more and more. The truth is we don’t need millions to retire.

ZERO TO MILLIONAIRE IN TEN YEARS

Our story starts in 2004, a period in ancient times before the launch of Youtube.  This is the year I graduated from law school and started what would be my job for the next seven years (in engineering, not law).  My starting salary at a small engineering consulting firm was $48,000.  The salary negotiation was bizarre. […]