Work Less, Live More in the Press: 2005-present

Published by nolo press until 2016, now available in kindle format from author.

Press INquiries:  robertclyatt at yahoo dot com



Kelsey at Good Point Grandma Fire Blog has included Work Less Live More as one of the top 10 FIRE titles, Feb 2019

Tyler at Portfolio Charts added the work less, live more sandwich portfolio to his suite of well-known retirement portfolios accompanied by a valuable set of analytics. he also wrote this kind blog post about how the book helped him after a layoff to find the philosophical and analytical foundations for his move to life beyond full time work. jan 2019

FireDrill Podcast
bob’s first podcast, nov 2018

Guest article in Steve Adcock's Think save retire: Your Country Needs You to retire early! july 2018
jd roth's Money Boss - article- bob's perspectives on the pros and cons of semi-retirement after 15-years -dec 2016
Jd roth's Money Boss lengthy review of Work Less Live more-dec 2016
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli interviewed Bob for their Retire Early Lifestyle blog, March 2016.
Extensive 10-year review of the Work Less Live More Book and Investing METHOD in the Motley Fool's Rule Your Retirement Newsletter, Winter 2015.  (paid newsletter)
Money Boss,  JD Roth's popular new blog (after Selling Get Rich Slowly), quotes Work Less Live More, jan 2016
FOrbes article by Judy Martel extensively quoting Bob on life in semi-retirement. - Jan 2014
Bob profiled in this
 Investopedia entry for "Peri-Retirement" by Basia Helwig, May 2014
Popular finance blogger
JD Roth likes Work Less Live More a lot and cites it and Your Money or your Life as the two leading resources for early retirement, referenced many times in his (now sold) Get Rich Slowly blog.
This financial planner is recommending the book for those grappling with the new normal and how it impacts clients' retirement expectations
An extensive new review of Work Less Live More from this leading personal finance blog, More Than Finances.
Another thoughtful recent review of Work Less Live More by blogger The Simple Dollar.
Life Hacking and simple living on this blog, a suitable context for of Work Less Live More.  Bob's book makes their top 10 list
Kiplingers  -this issue's lead article by Susan Garland on managing retirement spending quotes Bob extensively, August 2008
Dow Jones Marketwatch- Robert Powell quotes Bob on the wisdom of funding Roth IRAs for kids
SmartMoney Magazine quoted in Cover Story "Cash Out and Live Off Your Investments"   by Dyan Machan
pink magazine, article by Lori Johnston, Jan/feb 2008, article focused on women planning strategies for early retirement
Retirement Living TV  10-minute segment on nationally syndicated cable channel -
Liz Pulliam Weston on MSN Money in an extensive interview with Bob about the semi-retirement path.
Philip Brewer on WISEBREAD with an extensive and thoughtful review of the 2nd edition
Motley Fool October 2006
Business Week, larry armstrong October 16, 2006
Motley Fool Rule Your Retirement Newsletter  Sept 2006
RCTV half-hour TV segment:  Investing in Retirement with Bob Clyatt  July 2006
RCTV half-hour TV segment:  Meet the Author- Bob Clyatt  June 2006
PMA Award- best new books of 2005: Finalist, Careers Category   May 2006
May E-Book of the Month   May 2006
San Mateo County Times  April 2006
Oakland Tribune Article and extended interview with bob, francine brevetti,  April 2006
TV Interview: KPIX (CBS) San Francisco  March 2006
Video Interview: Dow Jones Marketwatch  March 2006
USA Today Retirement Article  March 2006
Liz Weston in MSN Money  March 2006
Book Review- Passion Rob Bennet, feb 2006
Washington Post/Reuters/MSN Money  Jan 2006
Humberto Cruz Retirement Column about bob and the book, Tribune syndicated media services,  Jan  2006
San Diego Tribune, Lynn O'Shaughnessy  Dec 2005
Money Magazine  CNN/Money, November 2005
John Greaney's Retire Early Homepage Dec 2005
Doug Nordman "Nords"  Review on ER Forums November 2005

Highlights about the book:

Work Less Live More: 2nd Edition -  
This edition features a new section on
health insurance and numerous additions
and updates to the core principles of early
semi-retirement.  The book has a new
subtitle:  The Way to Semi-Retirement to
emphasize the complex and active types of
blended retirements being crafted by
today's retirees -- whether retiring at age
45 or 75.  Kindle edition also available for

Companion Workbook to Work Less
Live More
: Work Less Live More
Workbook: Get Ready For Semi-Retirement
is available in stores and on Amazon.  The
book contains numerous worksheets and
exercises to not only plan the financial side
of early and semi-retirement, but also to
help you figure out what you're going to
do to create a meaningful 2nd half of life.  
Contains an enclosed  CD-ROM loaded with
easily customized spreadsheets and tools to
help you plan your own semi-retirement or
keep it on track if you're already retired.  
Audio interviews with Bob Clyatt and Bill
Sholar, creator of FIRECalc.

Audiobook sampler of Work Less Live
-- Sold on, as well as in
Sam's Club, Costco and BJ's nationwide,  a  
75-minute audiobook sampler of Work
Less, Live More, packaged together with
discs from leading motivational speakers.
Titled Investing & Wealth Management:
Secrets from Today's Top Coaches
, it
features Mark Victor Hansen, Robert Allen,
Brian Tracy, Bob Clyatt and others.  From
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