Teacher’s Pension Case Study – Mr Jumpstart

Did you see my recent article on putting a value on a traditional pension? I then followed it up with a case study from my fellow blogger Fiery Millennial. Did you try out for yourself my special actuary methods for valuing a pension? Did you feel like an actuary with a cool spreadsheet? Feels good huh? I bet after that you were like, “I’m now a big-ass actuary and am gonna take a limmo everywhere”. You’re welcome, coz that’s how we actuaries roll!

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Travel Hacking actuary on FIRE Style, and Embrace Your Inner Curmudgeon

Wanna learn how to travel hack like an actuary on FIRE? I betcha!

Wanna learn the secrets of credit card travel rewards, and how to maximize the value of those travel points? Yeah? Continue reading Travel Hacking actuary on FIRE Style, and Embrace Your Inner Curmudgeon

Valuing a Pension – Reader Case Study with Gwen from Fiery Millennials

Did you read my recent post on how to value a traditional pension? Apparently there are still some of you out there with these old-style pensions, and I was particularly surprised that even some millennials have ‘em! Continue reading Valuing a Pension – Reader Case Study with Gwen from Fiery Millennials

Reprise! Sequence of Returns Risk

Have you thought much about sequence of returns risk, and how it will affect your withdrawal strategy? I’ll tell you that it’s been absorbing a lot of my thinking lately.   Continue reading Reprise! Sequence of Returns Risk