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3 Reasons to Own Stocks After Retirement

Once you retire, your investing priorities change. Certainty that your money will last at least as long as you do matters more than striving for the absolute highest possible returns. Since you'll be pulling money out of your portfolio, it's also important that the money you need is available when you need it, in addition ...

Too Poor to Retire and Too Young to Die

At the wise age of 79, Dolores Westfall knows food shopping on an empty stomach is a fool’s errand. On her way to the grocery store last May, she pulled into the Town & Country Family Restaurant to take the edge off her appetite. After much consideration, she ordered the prime rib special and an iced ...

4 Building Blocks of a Secure Retirement

It can be a scary proposition to leave behind the security of a regular paycheck and face the blank slate of constructing your own new lifestyle. Will you be able to support yourself? Will your health hold out? What will you do with all the time? Of course, you can't predict the future. You might suffer ...

4 Savings Strategies for Peace of Mind in Retirement

For many people, day-to-day budgeting and financial planning can seem daunting. Fast-forward to retirement, with the stress of not having your regular paycheck, and this can make managing your finances seem even more overwhelming. To help alleviate this stress, you may need to look at your savings in a way that will help you meet your ...