Originally Posted by WilD
I think I could consider "retiring" if I received over $2 million after tax winfall right now. If I received $4 million, I certainly would. It really doesn't take that much money to maintain a good standard of living if you can resist running out to buy the mansion and new Ferrari.
My number is based on return of investement / inflationary figures. If I can take out 100K a year, never touch the principal, and have the principal and my "salary" match inflation I would be happy. This puts it somewhere in the 2 to 4 million range depending what kind of ROI / inflation figures one uses
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