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My wife and I are working on FIRE.

We both just turned 40. As kathleen mentioned previously about her husband, neither my wife nor I would do well with no work or activities. So we plan on retiring to a small farm/homestead. We have the land (50 acres). We have the money for the house and infrastructure, so we will be there debt free.

The big issue for us is the time period between now and 67. Right now, my job has very good benefits. We have some Roth accounts, but not enough to provide income until we are 65 or 67. We started with ROTH IRAs, but moved into regular 401ks when we got good jobs. My employer recently began Roth 401k, so I am only contributing there since we are likely in a low tax environment and that will provide flexibility for withdrawals before 65.

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