Retirement

OnTrajectory, the ‘Google Maps’ of Financial Planning Answers the Question; Can I Retire Early?

OnTrajectory, the ‘Google Maps’ of Financial Planning Answers the Question; Can I Retire Early?

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Can I Retire Early? Get the Answer Big and even small regular expenses can sabotage a comfy retirement. Are you curious about how decisions about car purchases and lattes, might affect plans for retirement? Maybe you’ve never thought about the relationship between your new car and your retirement date. Can I Retire Early? OnTrajectory Shows If You’re On Track for Retirement What is OnTrajectory and How Can it Help Me? OnTrajectory.com is a “fin-tech” startup helping you map your current and future financial journey. This platform gives you vivid illustrations of your income, expenses, and investments. After inputting some...

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15 Best Ways to Withdraw Retirement Funds – The Right Way

15 Best Ways to Withdraw Retirement Funds – The Right Way

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By, Qplum Content Team Smart and Easy Ways to Withdraw Retirement Funds Most of us look at retirement with both a sense of anticipation and a feeling of dread. It is not easy to transition from accumulating wealth to suddenly managing years of withdrawals. Before you experience the joie de vivre, it would be prudent to consider chalking out a drawdown strategy that works for you. You have worked hard to accumulate wealth. You need your wealth to last through your life without running out. Knowing how to decumulate and generate income in a tax-efficient way is a complex task, but...

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7 Secrets to Becoming a Millionaire – at Any Age

7 Secrets to Becoming a Millionaire – at Any Age

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How To Become a Millionaire at any Age Conservative retirement estimates indicate that most people need at least a million dollars at retirement. This is a daunting number for sure, especially for people who didn’t begin saving at the ripe age of 16. Never fear! It’s not to late to start learning how to become a millionaire. Like any big goal, breaking it down into bite-sized steps makes it more attainable. And, you don’t need to earn big bucks to end up with a million dollars! There are stories of janitors, barbers and librarians amassing a million on an...

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5 Saving for Retirement Essential Action Tips

5 Saving for Retirement Essential Action Tips

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5 Tips to Saving For Retirement from a Financial Advisor By, Clint Haynes Saving for retirement is a financial responsibility that nobody can afford to overlook. Unfortunately, millions of people will reach their golden years with far less money than they will truly need. In the vast majority of cases, these problems can be attributed to lack of financial education and believing social security will be enough. The days of relying on just social security and a pension are long gone. So, what can you do about it? Here are five top tips to help you start saving for...

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Warren Buffett’s Advice to His Heir’s is Wrong

Warren Buffett’s Advice to His Heir’s is Wrong

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Warren Buffett’s Advice to His Heirs Here’s Warren Buffett’s advice for investing – to his heir’s. It’s great advice – just not for you. “My advice to the trustee couldn’t be more simple: Put 10% of the cash in short-term government bonds and 90% in a very low-cost S&P 500 index fund. (I suggest Vanguard’s.) I believe the trust’s long-term results from this policy will be superior to those attained by most investors — whether pension funds, institutions or individuals — who employ high-fee managers.” ~ Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway 2014 letter to shareholders (page 20) Warren Buffett is arguably...

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5 Biggest Retirement Mistakes to Avoid

5 Biggest Retirement Mistakes to Avoid

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5 Retirement Mistakes to Avoid for a Glorious Future By, Douglas Keller Often, people imagine their golden years to be among the most relaxing and enjoyable of their lives, with exciting getaways abroad and peaceful sunsets out on the porch. And while these are wonderful dreams to have, far too often people make retirement mistakes that cost them the freedom that they spent a lifetime working towards. One positive thing that comes from these blunders is that it gives those preparing for retirement the opportunity to learn from others. All too often, the same mistakes are made, but that...

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