Tag Archives: Wounded Warrior Project

How do we handle the blog revenue?


I’ve sent the first royalty check of “The Military Guide” ($1136.15!) to our Fidelity charitable gift fund. From there I used their website to split it into two grants for the Wounded Warrior Project & Fisher House. The Fidelity CGF … Continue reading

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Sales results for “The Military Guide”


Sales between June and October: 605 copies of the book and 2929(!) copies of the pocket guide. Here’s the PDF of the report: Military Guide book sales June-Oct 2011 You know you want one for yourself– see what all the … Continue reading

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“The Military Guide” retirement seminar


It’s official: I’ve just booked the first stop on the national tour of “The Military Guide” retirement seminar series. Well, OK, maybe that’s a little over the top. Let’s try this: Wanna talk story at the library next Wednesday night? … Continue reading

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The first stop on “The Military Guide” speaking tour


Some of us early retirees talk about “giving back” or “paying it forward“ by teaching our financial planning and ER skills to the next generation– whether that’s at a high school, a college, or an adult-education program. I think the … Continue reading

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USAA Blogger Conference


Short post today. As you’re reading this, we’re starting our first day of the two-day conference in San Antonio! Over a dozen of us flew in from all over the world– literally from as far as Hawaii and Europe.  (Or … Continue reading

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