The Most Overlooked Issue In Retirement Planning

The Most Overlooked Issue In Retirement Planning

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Many retirement plans don’t cover one of the events most likely to occur during retirement. The failure to properly plan for this event diminishes the quality of life in retirement and causes many plans to fail, because the financial consequences often are significant.

Most retirement plans fail to account for likelihood that one spouse will pass away and the other will live alone. It doesn’t matter which spouse is the survivor. Widowhood is likely to happen and will trigger a range of financial changes.

Read more at Forbes

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