Monthly Archives: May 2020

How I Planned 8 Months of Travel

This post is brought to you by Mark Delaney at The Veteran Professional.  If you’re interested in contributing at, please see our posting guidelines. My commander looked at my packet of paperwork to leave the military and saw that … Continue reading

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“I’m 59.5 Years Old And Done Writing About *My* Money”

We’re aging out. As many of you know from your research, 59.5 is the minimum age for starting optional withdrawals from an IRA. Nearly everyone worries about how they’ll tap their IRA for living expenses when they reach financial independence … Continue reading

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