We started writing this blog post a while ago and were happy to see that right around the same time, other bloggers we like and follow published nice pieces around the topic of reasons to delay early retirement:
- Mr. and Mrs. PIE about how one might still chicken out of Early Retirement
- Physician on FIRE on the benefit of working one more year, and earlier post on Top 5 reason not to retire early
- Smelling Freedom, though, offers a cautionary tale about not getting to fixated on money. Good point!
So, why might someone delay pulling the trigger for a while? You have saved diligently for ten years or more and finally reached the magic number: a Net Worth of 25 times your current spending. That’s an impressive amount, probably somewhere in the seven figures. Now what? Quit your job and enjoy retirement! Not so fast, here are the top 10 reasons for delaying retirement and accumulate more net worth than 25 times spending:Read More »