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Subject:  Re: Newbie to this Retirement Board Date:  2/3/2018  7:48 PM
Author:  Art53 Number:  1816 of 1906

"As a single wage earner living in the San Francisco Bay Area there is no way I'm going to be able to afford to retire early on my mere pittance of a salary." shire

You're going to have to move to a lower cost of living area. Someplace cheaper. Way cheaper. I live in Tennessee and it is about like living in in a third world country cost wise.

I recommend you get away from the city number #1. Cities are expensive. Live in a small town or even village. There are plenty of small towns that are close enough to a big city where you can visit when you want to.

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