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In 1991 Billy and Akaisha Kaderli retired at the age of 38. Now, into their 3rd decade of this financially independent lifestyle, they invite you to take advantage of their wisdom and experience.

Table of Contents

The Adventurer's Guide to Early Retirement, 4th Edition

Your Simple Plan to FIRE

About the Authors

Introduction

Part One

Why FIRE? – What It Takes 

Chapter 1 - A Short History

            Thinking outside the cubicle

            Making the most of a difficult situation

            How We Began Investing, and Another Change to Manage

            Making the Most of Opportunities All Along the Way 

Chapter 2 - Why We Retired Early

Taking Another Road – The Surprising Pressure of Taxes

Chapter 3 - Is Early Retirement for You?

            How Much Do We Have to Prove?

            Opening horizons

If You Want to Move Forward into FIRE - Important Questions to Ask Yourself

Our Choice; Giving Back 

Chapter 4 - How to Choose Your Future

            Dream Killers

            The Motivators

            This Way or That Way?

            Profitability Begins Within – Try These Suggestions

 Chapter 5 - The Emotional Component of Retirement

             Integral but often Overlooked

            The New Retirement – Financial Independence

            Take Action

 Chapter 6 - Creating a Lifestyle of Meaning within Your Retirement

             Decision Time

            The Future Impact of Your Retirement – Building Meaning within Your Financially Independent Lifestyle

            Financial Independence: Going from Satisfaction to Satisfaction

            Peer Pressure

            Guilt

            The Stigma of the Word “Retirement”

Chapter 7 - A Young Boy and His Dreams - A Personal Tale from Billy

Chapter 8 - Hooked on Adventure - A Personal Tale from Akaisha

Chapter 9 - It's a Lifestyle Not a Vacation

       Important Points

            What We Wanted to Achieve

            The Greatest Lessons We Have Learned

 Part Two

Housing and Food Costs – Why They Are Important

Chapter 10 - “Worry-Free” Housing

            Value for Money Spent

            Tax and Insurance Relief

            The Trouble with Transportation

Could You Become Car-Free?

            Safety

 Chapter 11 - Housing Adventures on the Road

            A Month or Two at the Beach, at a Fraction of the Cost – Traveling off Season

            Visiting Family

            More Housing on the Road

            Other Housing Options

            Like the Sea?

Housing: Rent or Buy?

Reviewing Your Housing Options

Chapter 12 - Food Adventures

            Happy Hearts are Cooking in Thailand

Chapter 13 - Our Food Secrets and How To's

            Food Shopping - Buy on Sale, Stock Up

            Breaking Down Our Own Meats

            Dem Bones, Dem Bones

            Have a Special Cooking Day

            Food on The Road

            Settling Down into Our Foreign Location 

Chapter 14 - One Meal a Day           

Chapter 15 - Tips on How to Make the Most of Feasting Internationally (and stay on a budget) 

Chapter 16 - Is Eating Street Food Safe?

            The Basics

            It’s Not Always the Food

            Time Frames

            Other Considerations

            Enjoying Your Trip

 Chapter 17 - Travel and Transport

            Transport Tips While Traveling

            Need to Rent a Car?

Part Three

 Money, Money, Money 

Chapter 18 - Where to Start?  When you get out of debt you give yourself a raise.”

             Save and invest

             Do you dream of becoming a millionaire?

          When to begin

            What if you start later in life?

            Resist Peer Pressure 

Chapter 19 - Financial Sustainability

            Ok…got it! Now What? Some basics

            How Much Is Work Costing You?

            What to Do? Let’s Save some Money 

Chapter 20 - Perhaps Retirement Is Closer than You Think!

            Some Easy Math      

What You Can Do Right Now; Smoothing Out the Transition Bumps

            “I Don’t Understand the Stock Market.

Chapter 21 - Money Management

            Our Investment Style; Answering the Critics - Most of Whom Are Still Working

            Be an Investor Not a Trader

            Do Not Chase Returns

            Take the money and Run

Have a Spending Plan for Retirement 

Chapter 22 - Track Spending

            Setting up the Spreadsheet

The 4% Rule - What is it? How do I use it? Does it work?

Living Without a Paycheck in Retirement   

Chapter 23 - How Much Is Enough?

            How Much Risk?

            Do You Ever Have Enough Money? – What Does that Look Like to You?

            The Big One

The Millionaire Mind

Youth Has the Advantage 

Chapter 24 - Having Flexibility in Your Retirement; A resource worth investing in  

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Chapter 25 - How do YOU want to Spend Your Money? - An option to consider for assisted living

             Long term care insurance?

            Time for reflection

            Aging in Place - Sample numbers to consider

            Opening up the options

 Part Four 

Styles of Travel, Living Abroad 

Chapter 26 - The Benefits of Globe Trotting 

Chapter 27 - The RV Lifestyle

            Stories of The Road

            Stretching Value 

Chapter 28 - Living Abroad             

Retirees without borders     

Distinctive Differences in Cultures

Medical Care Overseas? 

Chapter 29 - How to Choose a Retirement Location

            Narrowing your search

            General hassles of everyday living

            Living with ease

            Is Your Retirement Under-funded?

            What Does it Really Take to Move Overseas? More commentary on this topic 

Chapter 30 - Retirement Dream, or Nightmare? Purchasing a home overseas

More on Housing - My Case for Financial Assets  

New Chapter 31 - Perpetual Traveler – A Lifestyle on the Move

            Settling Down?

            Moderating Transport Costs while on the Road

            Basics; Before We Leave

            Financial Issues

            Locating a Place to Stay

            Upon Arrival - Lodging

Hosteling

            Daily Living

            Exercising While on The Road

            Need Medical Assistance?

            Managing Cost Per Day Figure While Traveling – Geographical Arbitrage

            Keeping Family Ties Strong

            Nuts and Bolts

            What We Pack and Why

Traveling Styles 

Chapter 32 - Retirement Through a Different Lens 

Chapter 33 - 5 Money Saving Travel Tips

Chapter 34 - How to Make Traveling Easier for Yourself 

Chapter 35 – Volunteering 

Chapter 36 - Our Five Reasons to Retire Abroad 

Part Five 

Medical and Health Care Options 

Chapter 37 - Medical Care

            Gaining Perspective

            Questioning Pricing

            Insight into Bureaucratic Distractions

            Champion Your Own Cause

            Care in a foreign country by comparison

            Additional thoughts 

Chapter 38 - Health Care Options

            Take a Medical Holiday – employ the benefits of Medical Tourism

Budgeting for Medical Tourism

Your Insurance Plan

            Competitive Pricing - Medical Procedures on Special

            More Doctors take cash?

            Summary

Part Six

Partners, Peers and Perspectives 

Chapter 39 - Guys & Gals

            How Women Can Smooth the Course

            Home Sweet Home

            Men Must Find Balance Too

            Mars and Venus in Retirement

            What to Do?

            Families Working Together

            Engaging the Children

            Are Your Children Grown? 

Chapter 40 - Peer Pressure

            Being Different Has Its Price

            Smoothing Out Changes in The Road of Friendship

            Is It Work or Is It Passion?  

Chapter 41 - Freedom

            Making Different Decisions 

Chapter 42 - Once You Retire, Opportunities Arrive   

            Retirement Is a Sizeable Change

            Wherever You Are, Take Advantage of Opportunities

            Money isn’t what makes you rich

            A Little Spending Money 

Chapter 43 - Are You Afraid to FIRE?

            Gaining Perspective

Courage in Everyday Life 

Chapter 44 – Ten Thousand Days 

Afterword

Practical, motivational, inspirational. If we can do it,
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About the Authors

 
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli are recognized retirement experts and internationally published authors on topics of finance, medical tourism and world travel. With the wealth of information they share on their award winning website RetireEarlyLifestyle.com, they have been helping people achieve their own retirement dreams since 1991. They wrote the popular books, The Adventurer’s Guide to Early Retirement and Your Retirement Dream IS Possible available on their website bookstore or on Amazon.com.

Retire Early Lifestyle appeals to a different kind of person – the person who prizes their independence, values their time, and who doesn’t want to mindlessly follow the crowd.

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