17 Practical Money Skills that Will Set You Up for Early Retirement

One might get excited about the idea of an early retirement, but to actually make it happen requires careful financial planning and some practical money skills.In this article, I will list down 17 practical money skills that will set you up on path for early retirement and financial independence. 1. Make a written plan Making […]

Auger-Aliassime's retirement overshadows Shapovalov's win at U.S. Open

Canada's Denis Shapovalov is moving on at the U.S. Open after his compatriot Felix Auger-Aliassime was forced to retire in the third set of their first-round match on Monday. The clash between the promising Canadian teenagers was cut short with Shapovalov leading 7-5, 5-7, 4-1. Watch highlights from the all-Canadian clash: Denis Shapovalov moves onto […]

The NBA world celebrates Manu Ginobili after the 16-year vet announces his retirement

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images Manu Ginobili announced his retirement on Monday after 16 years in the NBA. Across the league, coaches, players, and fans praised Ginobili for his astounding career and longevity in the NBA. With his departure, the Spurs will enter the 2018-19 season without one of their “Big Three” for the first time in 20 […]

Sitrep: The Air Force’s senior citizen chopper may have to hold off retirement

(video link) The US Air Force has some of the most high-tech aircraft in the world flying missions at the spear’s tip. But a remarkably large number of its systems are what would gently be referred to as “vintage”—and those systems are performing some of the Air Force’s most important missions. One of those senior-citizen […]

Watch Flames great Jarome Iginla's retirement announcement

Watch live, by clicking on the video above, starting at 12:30 p.m. ET as Flames great Jarome Iginla is in Calgary to announce his retirement from the NHL. The 41-year-old spent 16 of his 20 NHL seasons with the Flames. Iginla scored 625 goals and 675 assists, for 1,300 points, and had 1,040 penalty minutes in 1,554 games.  […]

'It was cowardly' – Frankfurt sporting director tears into Mesut Ozil over retirement

Eintracht Frankfurt sporting director Fredi Bobic has admonished Mesut Ozil as a “coward” for his German national team retirement following ‘racist’ abuse after a controversial meeting with Turkish leader Erdogan in May. “I think that’s a bit cowardly,” Bobic told Bild am Sonntag. “Ozil’s criticism of social media, especially in the direction of the German Football Association (DFB), […]

Ex-Flames great Jarome Iginla to announce NHL retirement in Calgary

Former Flames star forward Jarome Iginla will announce his retirement from the NHL on Monday at 12:30 p.m. ET at the Saddledome in Calgary. The 41-year-old native of St. Albert, Alta., played 16 of his 20 seasons with the Flames, scoring 525 goals and 1,095 points in 1,219 regular-season games. Overall, Iginla posted 625 goals and […]

‘Racism and disrespect’: Mesut Ozil announces shock international retirement

The 92-times capped midfielder was critical of the public reaction to his pre-World Cup meeting with Turkish President, declaring that he “no longer wants to wear the German national team shirt”. Ozil, whose social media statement also stated that he believes he is being blamed for Germany’s poor showing in this summer’s World Cup, met […]

‘IT’S TIME FOR DEMOCRATS TO PLAY HARDBALL’: TV host Chris Matthews urges Democrats to resist Mitch McConnell after Justice Kennedy announces retirement

MSNBC MSNBC host Chris Matthews sounded the alarm for Democrats after Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced he would retire on Wednesday. Matthews referenced Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s move in 2016 to stall President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Merrick Garland. “Democrats owe it to their party, their principles, and to their own […]

Roger Federer retirement discussed by Rafael Nadal: 'This is what I will do'

Federer, who this week returned to action in Stuttgart after skipping the clay-court season, admitted that “the end is closer than ever before” but also that he still does not know when he will hang up his racket. And his long-term rival Nadal has insisted that he will not suffer the drop-off in motivation John […]