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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Boost Your Retirement with IRAs and 401(k)s

Remember, early planning puts time on your side Whether retirement is around the corner or decades away, there are more options than ever to help you plan for it. Let’s look at Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) and 401(k) plans, which offer tax benefits that can help you save for your future. Traditional IRAs Traditional IRAs…

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401(k) Savings Plans Get a Boost in Bipartisan Retirement Bill

Workers could save more and delay withdrawals under measure passed by House Americans could stash more in their 401(k)s and sit on their nest eggs longer under a House bill that aims to boost individual retirement savings. The bill, passed Tuesday by a vote of 414 to 5, raises contribution limits for older workers, and…

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Four Financial Planning Essentials to Ease Your Retirement Fears

When it comes to planning for retirement, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. Putting together a financial strategy can be complicated at any time of life, what with changing regulations, ups and downs in the market, and disagreements – even among the better-known investment advisers – about the best ways to save and spend money. But…

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