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Offline klickitat jim

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Mission Accomplished!
« on: June 28, 2016, 12:34:38 AM »
I am officially eligible! From here on out I only go to work because I want to! Cheers to me! Celebrating with an icy Mirror Pond

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #1 on: June 28, 2016, 12:46:15 AM »
Welcome to the good life.
I retired at 65.5 years, not quite 3 years ago.
Lovin' every minute of it!
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Offline HoosierBrew

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2016, 12:56:21 AM »
Congrats! Gotta be a good feeling.
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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #3 on: June 28, 2016, 01:43:30 AM »
Ah, the retired life. Where the honey-dos replace the work week and the weekend. Best defense is being old and tired instead of happy to be retired. Congrats!!
Beer is my bucket list,

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #4 on: June 28, 2016, 01:46:36 AM »
Congrats Jim. It's gotta be great to know you're doing it on your terms from here on out.

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Offline 69franx

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #5 on: June 28, 2016, 01:56:15 AM »
Well done Jim, another 20 years or so for me, or until I hit that $5 mil mark in my retirement fund. So I guess 20+ more to go
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Offline hopfenundmalz

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #6 on: June 28, 2016, 02:18:50 AM »
I retired at 56. Once the numbers work for you, do it. If you love your job, keep doing it it.
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Offline mainebrewer

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #7 on: June 28, 2016, 10:42:32 AM »
I retired at 56. Once the numbers work for you, do it. If you love your job, keep doing it it.

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #8 on: June 28, 2016, 12:06:04 PM »
Congratulations Jim. I can't imagine how good this must feel. But in another 16 months I will be in your position.

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #9 on: June 28, 2016, 12:24:07 PM »
Congrats! Now find something to do! ;)

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #10 on: June 28, 2016, 12:37:57 PM »
Can't wait to get there.

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #11 on: June 28, 2016, 12:45:02 PM »
Congrats!  Now start saving those SS checks and bottle return money to fund your trip to Minnesota next June :)
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Offline klickitat jim

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #12 on: June 28, 2016, 01:12:22 PM »
Thanks everyone

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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #13 on: June 28, 2016, 04:47:33 PM »
I retired at 56. Once the numbers work for you, do it. If you love your job, keep doing it it.

Amen, Jeff!

And congrats Jim.  :D
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Re: Mission Accomplished!
« Reply #14 on: June 28, 2016, 05:00:18 PM »
Do it!  A whole new life opened up for me once I retired!
Life begins at 60.....1.060, that is!

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