Moving your retirement goal posts?

Most people believe the purpose of investing is to make money. However, under that perspective, it is impossible not to move the goal posts … How much is enough? Greed says there’s never enough.

But, under the perspective of sustaining your Standard of Individual Living (SOIL), there is just one answer to the question How much is enough? Enough to sustain your SOIL when you are not working anymore.

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