Some uncomfortable truths about early retirement from a guy currently trying it
you haven't see the best part of Europe which is the Mediterranean. the best food , the best weather and half price to a third of Canada or even northern Europe. and imho superior quality and availability of everything.
Great post! I sent it to one my my work friends, who is counting down the days until their more conventional retirement date…The change in financial mindset and ensuring you “force” yourself into social interaction are both hurdles that most people wouldn’t think of.
I really like this style of post and I definitely share your unease about ever spending down assets. It’s a weird mental hurdle for sure.
maybe you can get involved in local charity donations and put that little extra there each month.
I think it's maybe early to know that you don't need the extra money, it can happen!