A recent survey conducted by Schwab Retirement Plan Services found that on average, plan participants think they need to save $1.9 million for retirement. But how accurate is this number? ...Read more Comments Off on $1M Is No Longer the Standard Nest Egg — Here’s How Much Most Americans Think You Actually Need To Retire
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When we think about helping clients prepare for retirement, the focus tends to be on target savings levels, asset allocations, drawdown plans, and how to manage the timing of ...Read more Comments Off on Views Why good retirement planning is about much more than money
As an economist, pulling punches isn’t in my DNA. So, I’ll be blunt: For most Americans, early retirement isn’t just a decision to take the longest vacation of their lives — ...Read more Comments Off on A Harvard-trained economist says ‘early retirement is one of the worst money mistakes’—here’s why you’ll ‘regret’ it
You read the headlines every day just like I do – headlines about what the markets might do. Will they rise? Will they crash? Will we have another ...Read more Comments Off on Things You Can (and Can’t) Control in your Retirement Plan
If the stock market’s recent swings have you more than a little nervous, to sleep better at night, here are some do’s and don’ts for these volatile times. ...Read more Comments Off on How to Protect Your Retirement from a Market Downturn
The last year has had the world focused on COVID-19 and its implications not only on how we live day-to-day, but potentially on how we may live in ...Read more Comments Off on Five Steps to Take when Illness Interrupts Your Retirement Planning