Opinion: Early retirement is a risk — so is working in an office your whole life

The FIRE life may be a gamble, but there are no ‘safe’ choices

By STEVE ADCOCK / MarketWatch

There is no question about it: Early retirement is a risk.

There’s no doubt that quitting your full-time source of income in your 30s or 40s and expecting to live not 20, 30, or even 40 more years…try, 60 or more, without a dedicated income for more than half of your life, is a risk.… read the full article