Articles on Retirement

“Playing with FIRE” documentary (2019) – Free streaming until Wed Dec 11

Link: Free on Vimeo (Private) until Wednesday December 11th 2019 Password: FIRE Thoughts: Not enough numbers – would have liked to have seen their budgets before […]

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In the world of Save. Spend. Splurge.: The average net worth of millennials by age

So I am an older millennial but one, nonetheless. I liked this chart on the average net worth of them by age. It even has […]

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Updated 2019: How much I have saved and earned over the lifetime of my career

YEARS WORKED: 58% of my Career I feel old now. 14 years? FOURTEEN? That’s the age of one of my nephews… O_o I also calculated […]

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Are millennials just not prioritizing their money well enough?

Average salary of a millennial is $35,592. (Source: SmartAsset) I am going to use Montreal as an example with this salary, because it is what […]

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Ask Sherry: How much do you make from the blog and from freelancing?

You asked, and I am answering every Friday once I have enough questions! You can ask any question using the form here. Sherry, how much […]

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Holy crap. I can retire today if I wanted to.

I was going through my budget, coming up with averages of what I spend, you know.. base expenses, just above living on beans and rice, […]

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Ask Sherry: All about retirement and old age

You asked, and I am answering every Friday once I have enough questions! You can ask any question using the form here. Would you be […]

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Early Retirement: Is it all it is cracked up to be?

So my partner retired recently. When people ask what he does, he smiles and say: I just retired. My only job now is to take […]

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Ask Sherry: What’s my retirement age, and how do I childproof my place?

You asked, and I am answering every Friday once I have enough questions! At what age do you think you would like to retire (not […]

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RRSP Basics – Age of Withdrawals, Rules, Taxes and Other Info

I am finding basic, easy-to-understand information about the RRSP hard to decipher on the internet between the Canada Revenue Agency and even bloggers. As there […]

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