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Have You Tried This Retirement Approach?

Though many Americans look forward to retirement, there are those who spend the tail end of their working years dreading that period of life. And the reason often boils down to money, or lack thereof. For many people, particularly those without robust nest eggs, the idea of no longer earning an income and living solely ...

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How To Prevent 401(k) Shortfall

Are you saving enough for retirement? Fidelity’s tally of 401(k) millionaires just hit an all-time high. Yet the Economic Policy Institute warns the median retirement savings for families with wage-earners aged 44 to 49 is just $6,200. If that low number sounds more like you than Fidelity’s eye-popping savers, keep your chin up. It’s never too late to start ...

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Retirement Tips For Right Now

There's nothing more satisfying at the end of your career than being able to retire comfortably. But you can't expect the retirement you truly want if you don't save for it. With millions of people having no retirement savings at all, the burden is on you to take advantage of the many ways you can ...

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Baby Boomers Biggest Retirement Concerns

Though many workers look forward to retirement and the opportunity to break free from the daily grind, it's also a worrisome prospect, particularly from a financial perspective. But of all the various retirement concerns today's older workers have, the two most pressing are future healthcare expenses and changes to Social Security that could reduce benefits, ...

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Social Security’s Massive Problem

For better or worse, Social Security is a vital program for our nation's seniors.View post

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How To Get The Most Out Of Retirement

Some people approaching retirement may be asking with trepidation: What’s it going to be like? Others slide into retirement with the view that they’ll take a couple of months to relax and then see what happens. Somewhere between trepidation and lethargy may be your sweet spot, as I explain in my new book, Get The Most Out ...

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