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Name:
ESI Money
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Real Estate, Early Retirement/FIRE
Start Year:
2015

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Location:
Colorado, United States
Age:
50s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
SIK (Single Income, Kids)
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Latest Blog Posts

Here’s a question similar to the one about pension options but with different numbers, options, etc. A reader writes in: Similar to another reader I was offered a pension buyout. I retired a couple of years ago. My wife is retiring in February 2019. Lump sum pension buyout is $458,000 (roll over to an IRA […] The post Help a Reader: Pension Buyout appeared first on ESI Money. ...
Posted: Dec 15 2017 @ 6:00 AM
This is going to be a rant. If you don’t like rants, turn your eyes and run away. I’ll have a new post up in a couple days. If you like them, you’ve come to the right place. Let’s get started… Terrible Customer Service On the opposite end of the customer service spectrum from Costco […] The post Comcast: Offering Reduced Features and Terrible Service for the Same Outrageous Price appeared ...
Posted: Dec 13 2017 @ 6:00 AM
Here’s our latest interview with a millionaire as we seek to learn from those who have grown their wealth to high heights. If you’d like to be considered for an interview, drop me a note and we can chat about specifics. This one is a bit different in that after reading the Millionaire Interview 16, […] The post Millionaire Interview 30 appeared first on ESI Money. ...
Posted: Dec 11 2017 @ 6:00 AM
If you’ve been reading ESI Money for more than 15 seconds you know that I’m not a big fan of financial advisors. It’s not that I don’t like them at all, just that most of them are either not very knowledgeable about money management or are simply glorified salesmen — neither of which you want […] The post The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of the Financial Services Industry…From An ...
Posted: Dec 08 2017 @ 6:00 AM
Here’s an interesting quote I just recently ran into: If you’ve won the game, stop playing. It actually has a couple of iterations/similar quotes floating around the web but the idea is the same: if you’ve already reached financial independence (FI), you don’t need to keep doing what you did to get there. In fact, […] The post If You’ve Won the Game, Stop Playing appeared first on ESI Money. ...
Posted: Dec 06 2017 @ 6:00 AM
Here’s our latest interview with a millionaire as we seek to learn from those who have grown their wealth to high heights. If you’d like to be considered for an interview, drop me a note https://esimoney.com/contact/ and we can chat about specifics. My questions are in bold italics and his responses follow in black. Let’s […] The post Millionaire Interview 29 appeared first on ESI Money. ...
Posted: Dec 04 2017 @ 6:00 AM
I love the millionaire interviews I get to do. And apparently, so do you! 🙂 I get more positive feedback on this series than any other. I really appreciate the people willing to be interviewed as well as you for reading! Thanks! The series hits home with me for several reasons but the main one […] The post New Millionaire Interview Questions appeared first on ESI Money. ...
Posted: Dec 01 2017 @ 6:00 AM
We all have someone on our holiday shopping list who is hard to buy for. I actually have two on my Christmas list — my dad and my wife. I usually find a way to get them something they like, but it’s a challenge. My dad has limited interests and my wife always says she […] The post Great Holiday Gift Ideas appeared first on ESI Money. ...
Posted: Nov 29 2017 @ 5:00 AM
I have been doing a lot of traveling lately. We didn’t travel much the first part of the year as people came to see us. But the second half seems like we’ve had one trip after another. Here’s where I’ve been since June: Took my daughter on her senior trip to Seattle and Portland (June) […] The post Save Money and Time by Packing Light appeared first on ESI Money. ...
Posted: Nov 27 2017 @ 5:00 AM
Welcome to this special Saturday publication of ESI Money. I know that many Americans are considering their healthcare choices at this time of year, so I wanted to get this out to you as soon as possible. As I noted in an earlier post, I want to offer financial solutions that I believe could benefit […] The post Medi-Share Review appeared first on ESI Money. ...
Posted: Nov 25 2017 @ 5:00 AM

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