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Early Retirement Resources 9/25/2023

Today, I have an incredible collection of resources. They will test our assumptions about what we’ll miss on the other side of retirement and how accurate people are at estimating future investment returns. I’ll share examples of bad financial advice

WSARA 2023 Convention

The WA State Chapter of the Alliance for Retired Americans (WSARA) held its 2023 Annual Convention in person on September 12. Laurie Weidner from the Retired Public Employees Council of WA and Rick Olson from Steelworkers Organization of Active Retirees

Warning sick days at highest level for decade

Workers are taking more days off due to stress, Covid and the cost-of living crisis, research suggests.

US-China rivalry spurs investment in space tech

The race to get back to the moon is fuelling US investment in private sector space firms.

Spotify will not ban AI-made music, says boss

In a rare interview, Spotify boss Daniel Ek talks to the BBC about AI, regulation and Harry and Meghan.

Gatwick cancels 82 flights due to staff shortages

The airport will cancel some flights over the coming week after sickness hits air traffic controllers.

HS2: Backlash against scrapping Manchester rail link grows

Axing the high-speed rail leg would hit links between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, critics say.

CBI: Scandal-hit organisation secures emergency funding

The business group has secured emergency funding from banks after a series of misconduct allegations.

HS2: ‘Crazy’ not to review project over soaring costs – Shapps

Grant Shapps cites Ukraine war costs and a spike in inflation as reasons to weigh up the rail project.

Electric car rules could cost carmakers billions

New Brexit trade rules could push up the price of electric cars, manufacturers warn.