Retirement



Retirement

When FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early) Devotees Really Miss The Point
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Almost 100,000 Americans share investment, frugality and lifestyle tips at the Facebook group, Choose FI: Join the Financial Independence Movement.

 

 

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Retirees Fear This Falling Stock Market
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Chris worked for the German company, Bosch, until he retired in 2017. Louise will retire from her international teaching job later this year. But the recent stock market dump has given them the jitters.

 



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Do you have any idea how much you need for a comfortable retirement? Here’s a clue.
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Can you picture your dream retirement? Island hopping on a yacht? Hanging out at coffee shops in one of the world’s great cities? Pottering about in the garden? Whichever grabs you, retirement will be a lot more fun if you have saved enough to make the most of it

 



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International Living Rates Panama The Best Country To Retire in 2022
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Each morning before sunrise, I ride my bike along an oceanfront path. I pass runners, walkers, and people rollerblading. Cross-legged meditators face the rising sun while sitting on the raised, concrete sea wall.

 



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When Financial Advisors Punch Themselves
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When Marilyn Arsenault and her husband, Joe, decided to save for their retirement, they booked an appointment with a financial advisor.

 



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Why The Rush To Retire In Panama Now?
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Panama has long been known as a low-cost retirement destination with idyllic beaches, gorgeous mountain towns and cosmopolitan living in the country’s capital. And as Andrew Hallam explains, there has been a big rush of people moving there this summer.

 



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How Investments Can Generate Income For Retirement
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One of my new friends, Cam, runs a soap-making business. He wants to pull some money out of his company and invest it.

 



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Why Retirees Shouldn’t Fear Market Volatility
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“How are you, Jerry?” you ask, while climbing out of your car. “I’m feeling good today,” he says, as he shuts the door of his Lexus. “I’ve seen the weather forecast, and it shouldn’t be windy.”

 



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With COVID-19, Would 2020 Be A Bad Year To Retire?
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You’ve waited years to quit your job. Every month, you’ve piled as much as you could afford into a responsible, diversified portfolio. This year, 2020, was supposed to be your big Hurrah! Then COVID-19 hit.

 



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How Do You Protect Your Retirement Savings Now?
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You’ve worked hard to build your nest egg. But COVID 19’s economic shutdown created several cracks. You could do one of several things: move your money into cash, short-term bonds, gold or inverse ETFs.

 



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Would The 4% Rule Work If You Retired Before A Crash?
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Stock market fears are higher than a Coronavirus fever. Many investors worry what will happen to their hard-earned savings if stocks crash. Young investors shouldn’t worry.

 



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Here’s what you need to save to retire with a $1 million pension
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There was a time when $1 million was a lot of money. Of course in many respects it is, but when it comes to retirement, it isn’t.

 



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Should you leave your portfolio invested in retirement?
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Until recently, retirement was all a bit biff bang wallop. You stopped working at a pre-set date, bought an annuity, and spent the rest of your life attending to the garden. I'm exaggerating, but not much. Retirement really was simpler and quicker, back in the day.

 



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Retirees: Does Guaranteed Money For Life Sound Really Tempting?
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Assume that my name were John. I croon that, “I really care about you and your family. That’s why I’m offering a special opportunity. If you give me your retirement nest egg, I’ll guarantee monthly payments for life.

 

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How Much Money Do You Need To Retire?
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In this story, Andrew Hallam answers the question, "How much money do expats need to retire?"

 
 



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How a tiny 1% charge could destroy your retirement plans
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There is only the slither of a difference between a comfortable retirement and one that is a bit of a financial struggle. The difference can be as little as 1%. Seriously. It doesn't sound much, does it? That 1% is a tiny figure.

 



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Don’t fall into a pensions black hole! Get your retirement plans back on track after Covid-19
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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fall into a black hole? Say, if you wandered too close, and tripped.