Bookmarks and Blogroll

Below are links to articles and resources that I’ve found helpful and plan to reference again, so it’s all in one place. This page will be updated on an ongoing basis.

Bookmarks to Articles

These are articles relating to specific topics that I’m particularly interested in or am thinking more about:

Designing an investment portfolio and deciding where to invest: White Coat Investor (150 Portfolios Better Than Yours) and JL Collins (Stock Series – Part 6: Portfolio ideas to build and keep your wealth)

Keeping cash on hand: Physician on FIRE (Top 5 Reasons This Physician Holds $500,000 in Cash) and Mr. Tako Escapes (Why I Love My Big Fat Cash Pile)

Words of reassurance or advice when the stock market is crashing: JL Collins (Stock Series – Part 1: There’s a major market crash coming!!!!), Get Rich Slowly (What to Do When the Stock Market Crashes) and Mr. Money Mustache (No, You Didn’t Just Lose Half Of Your Retirement Savings)

Safe withdrawal rates: Early Retirement Now: The Safe Withdrawal Rate Series

In case I ever need to access retirement funds early (and a reminder to convert my 401k to a traditional IRA if/when I leave my job): Mad Fientist (How to Access Retirement Funds Early)

If I am ever lucky enough to receive a windfall (for instance, if the startup company I work for has an IPO or gets acquired): Bogleheads (Managing a Windfall) and Reddit (Windfall wiki)

Blogroll

FIRE Blogs

There are too many FIRE-related blogs to come up with a comprehensive list, but the following (in no particular order) are among those that I’ve especially enjoyed or found helpful:

Blogs by other lawyers

There don’t seem to be as many online resources geared specifically toward lawyers who are interested in pursuing financial independence or increasing life satisfaction, but here are a few that I’ve come across: