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Subject:  Re: On second thought, 2828 - Small Cap Issue Date:  1/28/2013  6:14 PM
Author:  LuckyDog2002 Number:  668815 of 795245

"I suspect over the next few years, I'll eventually stop picking stocks and go with mutual funds solely as I near my 1.25 million FIRE goal." - Metal

I counted up all our nickels and dimes last night and figure we are right at $1 million. I used to think a million bucks was rich - not so much anymore. That's not counting my little pension from Tennessee and what we will get from social security. If you add all that in, using intercst's 4% rule (X25) I figure we are probably worth around $1.7 million?

What I mean is like how much it would take in investments times .04 to generate what we will get from my pension and our two social security checks. It's strange to think that we are now at the