Retirement

Retirement

Should you leave your portfolio invested in retirement?

Until recently, retirement was all a bit biff bang wallop. You stopped working at a pre-set date, bought an annuity, and spent the rest of your life attending to the garden. I'm exaggerating, but not much. Retirement really was simpler and quicker, back in the day.

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Retirees: Does Guaranteed Money For Life Sound Really Tempting?

Assume that my name were John. I croon that, “I really care about you and your family. That’s why I’m offering a special opportunity. If you give me your retirement nest egg, I’ll guarantee monthly payments for life.

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How a tiny 1% charge could destroy your retirement plans

There is only the slither of a difference between a comfortable retirement and one that is a bit of a financial struggle. The difference can be as little as 1%. Seriously. It doesn't sound much, does it? That 1% is a tiny figure.

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Retirees: Increase The Odds That You Won’t Run Out Of Money

You’ve saved hard for your retirement. Now it’s time to start living on your proceeds. But you want to make sure you don’t run out of money. So, here’s the good news.

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The Stock Market Secret That Retirees Need to Know

One of my good friends sold her house last year in California. The 69-year old plans to fund her retirement with the proceeds. After paying off her mortgage, she had about $500,000.

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Six steps to a happy retirement

Saving for retirement can seem daunting but it will be a lot easier if you break things down into different stages rather than trying to do everything at once. The following six-point plan could help you put your retirement plans on track and build a successful future, one step at a time. The alternative, actually, there isn't an alternative. Nobody is going to do this for you.

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How A Stock Market Crash Could Accelerate Your Early Retirement

Nathalie Legrée is a great saver. Motivated by the FIRE movement, she wants to gain Financial Independence and Retire Early. The 33-year old teacher joins a growing number of millennials that have decided to live frugally and sock away large percentages of their incomes every year.

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How Much Money Do You Need To Retire?

In this story, Andrew Hallam answers the question, “How much money do expats need to retire?”

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