What Uncle8888 observed from our local investment blogoshere sphere; those bloggers who are reaching or has reached FI or FIRE in their 30s or 40s didn't clearly indicate that they are high income earners and high savers. Investing for dividend income as source of retirement income definitely will depend on your account size, earned income and saving rate. It is just simple Maths! Hmm ... or don't scare! Leverage up your account size also can reach FI or FIRE sooner and faster.
Last updated : 14 Sep 2019
I am 63 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.
Currently, two sons and one daughter are working.
I have been doing 20 years of long-term investing and short-term trading in Singapore stock market only since Jan 2000 so I am that so-called Panda or Koala in the investment world.
I am currently executing my Three Taps solution model to maintain sustainable retirement income for life till 2041 @ 85 yrs old.
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