Using 401ks, Iras, and sound investing strategies youŽll learn to create a portfolio to secure your retirement. For those already retired, youŽll learn how to keep your portfolio in shape.
An Overview of 403b Plans
403b Plans are tax-deferred retirement plans offered to nonprofits and schools. If you are eligible for one of these plans, it is important to know the facts of how they work and can help you save for retirement.
Are You Ready to Retire?
What is the question most people ask themselves prior to retiring? The answer: Am I financially ready? There are several things an investor can do to answer this question.
Bond Funds Are NOT Safe Investments
Investors continue pouring money into bond funds. This will turn into almost certain losses.
Income Funds in Retirement
Retirement is when you want to secure a steady stream of investment income to replace your paycheck. Income mutual funds and ETFs are one answer to this problem. They are designed to provide income over capital appreciation.
Lifetime Portfolio Withdrawal Rates
No one wants to run out of money in retirement. Determining the best way to draw down a portfolio for spending is a hotly debated topic. There are many strategies available to consider.
Retirees May Need Less Income
One aspect of financial planning involves how much income a retiree will need for spending. A recent study in the Journal of Financial Planning studied retirees' time. One can deduce from the results that retirees spend their time on less expensive activities which reduces their income needs.
Retirement Income Bucket Method
The biggest concern retirees have is maintaining a stream of income. Stock market volatility and economic crises can put a dent in a portfolio. One way to ensure sufficient income is to use the bucket method.
Roth Ira vs Traditional Ira
Iras are a popular investment. Do you know the differences between a roth and traditional ira? The answers are in this article that helps you choose what the best ira is for you.
Social Security Thoughts
Will Social Security benefits be there for you? That is the question many of us ask ourselves. The answer is murky, but we can prepare ourselves for a secure future.
The Stock Market and Retirees
Poor stock market performance can lead to possible financial ruin for retirees.
What Is A 401K?
A 401 K is a retirement plan offered by a company to its employees. This gives employees a convenient way to save a portion of pay for their retirement. Do you know the advantages and rules of investing in a 401K?
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Do you get tired of managing your investments? Are you unsure how to adjust your portfolio over time? A target-date fund is designed to make investing more convenient for you. Do you know the facts about target-date funds?
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