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12 Strategies to Generate Income in Retirement

When it comes to saving for retirement, maybe you’ve done everything right. You started early, maxed out your 401(k) plan, invested in a diversified portfolio and avoided costly mistakes, such as cashing out your retirement plan. Fantastic. But now comes the hard part: making sure you don’t outlive your money. That’s a tall order for…

Eleven Smart Moves to Make Your Money Last in Retirement

Financial advisers will tell you that the most telling — and risky — years of your retirement are the five before you leave the 9-to-5 world, and the five after you have forsaken a steady paycheck and learn to live on Social Security, perhaps a pension, and a lifetime of wealth accumulation through a retirement…

Reasons You Should Plan to Live Until You’re 95: Anchor your financial planning on how long your money needs to last

How long do you think you will live? How long does your money need to last? If you’re like most people, you get this age wrong. The consequence? Faulty retirement planning, overspending now and running out of money before you actually reach your true longevity. Or spending too little now, depriving yourself of a comfortable…

Retirement Planning Does Not Stop in Retirement: Five easy pointers to help you plan during all of your retirement years

If you’re retired, you enjoy good news in that you’ll probably live longer and perhaps better that your parents and grandparents did. The bad news: You’ll live a longer and perhaps more expensive life, too. You face decisions your parents or grandparents likely didn’t face before you. This means every year you need to realistically…

Facing Down the Fear of Running out of Money: Tips to avoid one of the biggest retirement worries that all of us will face

Retirement is a major milestone that brings many life changes. One thing that doesn’t change for most people: the fear of running out of money. In fact, one of the most frequently reported retirement worries is outliving savings and investments. And interestingly, this is a concern across all ages – many don’t think they’ve built…

Five Keys to Authentic Retirement Happiness: The ability to enjoy our golden years is the same as the ability to be happy

People say things like, “When I retire, I am going to be happy,” or “When I don’t have to work anymore, I will be happy.” The truth is, if you don’t think you can be happy until you retire, you won’t be. One of the most recognizable cartoon characters is Snoopy. So much so that…

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