Browsing Category Retirement

Build the Best Income Plan to Avoid Retirement Pitfalls

Monday, December 11, 2017

If you thought saving for retirement was tough, wait until you see what’s next for your nest egg. View post

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Invest without sacrificing your values

Monday, May 15, 2017

Social values may not be the first thing that comes to mind when investing in the stock market, but there are numerous ways for investors to align their portfolios with their beliefs and passions. View post

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Major U.S. Bank Receives Huge Fines In Fraud Scandal

Friday, September 9, 2016

The U.S. banking system has suffered several major scandals over the last few years, so this report isn't so much of a surprise, but the scope of the scandal could point to other issues about which you may be concerned. The bank in question is Wells Fargo which was fined $185 million for "pervasive fraud" since ...

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8 Places To Consider For Retirement If You Haven’t Saved Enough Money

Friday, September 9, 2016

Many retirement planners will tell you that you need $1 million or more to retire with any kind of comfort and continuation of a middle-class lifestyle once you stop working, but that is not a situation in which everyone has managed to place themselves. Fortunately, some alternatives do exist, especially if you are willing to travel a ...

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How Waves of Baby Boomer Retirements Will Effect The Market

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Baby Boomers are currently the single biggest demographic group affecting the U.S. economy at the moment, and they are in their peak earning years right now. But they are hitting retirement age and transitioning out of their income-producing years into the years in which they will seek to live off of their investments. The question is: ...

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A man who retired at 34 shares a spreadsheet that helped him get there

Saturday, August 20, 2016

On August 1, 2016, Brandon officially retired. The 34-year-old software developer and blogger behind theMad Fientist — who doesn't use his last name online for privacy reasons — had been planning and saving for years to retire early. "For the first five to seven years of my career, I wasn't saving for anything in particular," Brandon told ...

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