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Kevin,

Looks like a great plan!

As Rob mentioned, keeping a low interest rate mortgage and leaving money invested can leverage the investments in your favor. The choice boils down to preferences and whether the mortgage feels like weight or not.

Having 6 months emergency funds is a great idea plus your 2 year "early retirement" funds can act as a backstop to the emergency funds. You never know with children ...

At some point as you get closer to retirement, maybe 4 or 5 years before, if you can cut back to part time work, I believe it might benefit you greatly. Too many people have adjustment problems stopping work and having all the time on their hands.

Gene
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