The Motherhood Penalty is also called the Family Gap, or Motherhood Earnings Gap. It is when becoming a mother causes a negative effect on her wages. The more children you have, the more the wage gap widens.
FIRE blogs often focus on the money side of the FIRE equation. But not many seem to talk about how your early retirement dreams might affect your partner, or how your partner’s plans can impact your early retirement.
If you are a Super-Saver and already maxing out all of your tax preferred space, look into a 529 as a bonus retirement account. Use it for your bond location, or other tax inefficient investments.
Get these articles in your inbox
Bloggers: we want to feature your best work! Get your site on our radar.