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With Golden Years Around Corner, Time For Retirement Planning Is Now

2018-07-15T11:46:32+00:00

A happy retirement starts with effective retirement planning. If you're just five years away from the end of your career, is it too late for retirement planning? Peter Finch, writing in the New York Times, argues that it's not. First of all, Finch writes, it's pretty common for people closing in on retirement [...]

With Golden Years Around Corner, Time For Retirement Planning Is Now 2018-07-15T11:46:32+00:00

The Great Recession Affects Retirement Planning

2018-07-09T11:13:00+00:00

The great recession still affects retirement planning. As the economy hums along, it may be tempting to forget about the impact of the Great Recession. But one place where that event still plays out is in the retirement planning people do. A recent survey of workers by Transamerica shows that 56 percent still [...]

The Great Recession Affects Retirement Planning 2018-07-09T11:13:00+00:00

Why Robo-Advisors Won’t Displace Financial Advisors

2018-07-01T12:28:06+00:00

Robo-advisors have gained popularity, but won't replace the expertise of human financial advisors. Robo advisors are certainly all the rage in some financial circles. But they won't replace the human touch of solid financial advisors. A recent funding round for a maker of automated wealth management tools provides further evidence of the robo-advisor [...]

Why Robo-Advisors Won’t Displace Financial Advisors 2018-07-01T12:28:06+00:00

It’s Not Too Late To Execute On Retirement Planning

2018-06-24T14:32:44+00:00

It's not too late to save, even if you come to retirement planning late in the game. Some people understand retirement planning from an early age, and it often turns out well for them. The savings they accumulate during their working years leaves them in great shape for their golden years. That was [...]

It’s Not Too Late To Execute On Retirement Planning 2018-06-24T14:32:44+00:00

Forgotten Generation X Needs Retirement Planning

2018-06-16T18:24:13+00:00

It's not too late for Generation X to do some retirement planning. Generation X, stuck between the two largest generations in American history, is in danger of facing dry coffers if its retirement planning doesn't improve. According to Megan Gorman, writing in Forbes, the statistics aren't promising for Generation X. About 80 percent [...]

Forgotten Generation X Needs Retirement Planning 2018-06-16T18:24:13+00:00