Hey! I’m Mr. R2A and I’m working on a plan. The plan is to save enough money to retire in my wife’s home country of the Philippines by the time we turn 37, which will be in 2025.

Currently we’re living in New Zealand, my home country. That means figures in this blog will be in NZD and references to financial products and taxes etc. will also be NZ-centric (no 401k advice here).

Myself and Mrs. R2A have 2x kids, both preschoolers, and they bring us a lot of joy! Although this blog’s called Retire2Asia, it’s worth noting that our plan is to save enough money that we could retire to the Philippines if we decide to go ahead with that. There’s a few ways this could play out. More on that in a later post.

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