As you can see in these examples, age is not the most important factor. The amount of money is the most important factor. Where do you fit in? What are your special circumstances? How much money do you have to support the life you want to live? How much money do you want to leave behind? Hmm ... in Uncle8888's plain and simple thinking on long-term investing is ... In investing, your account size really matters - CW8888
Last updated : 15 Sep 2018
I am 62 yrs old uncle living in HDB heartland who has achieved financial independence @ 56 and finally retired @ 60 from full-time job as employee on 1 Oct 2016.
Single household income since 1995 with three children. Eldest son and daughter are now working and youngest son still in his 3nd year Uni in SUTD.
I have been doing long-term investing and short-term trading in Singapore stock market only since Jan 2000 so I am that Panda or Koala in the investment world; but I am still surviving well in the wild.
I am now executing my Three Taps solution model to maintain sustainable retirement income for life till 2038.
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