Month: September 2022

Why a Good Retirement Plan Isn’t Separate Pieces, But a Holistic Strategy

Effective retirement planning reaches beyond investments and the numbers related to various accounts a person owns. First, it’s about understanding the scope of one’s future financial needs and goals. And from that framework, it’s about putting all areas of the plan together so that they complement one another and function as an integrated whole. Sometimes …

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Having Trouble Saving Money? 3 Tips for Young Professionals

Is it true that many young professionals don’t know how to save money? I recently had dinner with an old college friend. I was expecting to catch up on friends, family and our careers, but it was clear he wanted some basic financial information. Knowing I advise young professionals on their finances, he zeroed in …

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Investing for Retirement Income Is Different – ​​Rethink 60/40 Rule

A lot of retirement guidance I have read lately continues to treat baby boomers the same as the rest of the investor public. Even after the first six months of 2022, when the traditional 60/40 stock/bond portfolio sank more than 20%. I may not dispute the traditional approach for investors who are 25, 35 or …

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Retirement Planning: One Size Doesn’t Fit All

Planning for retirement isn’t easy. The key to planning is to reduce the probabilistic aspects of your retirement and to effectively manage the other risks. Importantly, that process is very personal. For my next four articles, I’m going to give you the following retirement planning lessons based on what we at Go2Income (opens in new …

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Achieve Launches Digital Personal Finance Tool

Personal finance company Achieve has launched a new suite of offerings this month that is designed to get people on a better financial path, moving them from a position of financial struggle to one that is financially thriving, according to a press release Thursday (Sept. 22). Achieve is combining innovative technology with a relationship-driven approach, …

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Worker shortages in education, healthcare and rail jobs are fueling labor crises

Exhausted workers in education, healthcare and the railroad industry are pushing back after months of staffing shortfalls September 16, 2022 at 4:34 pm EDT Striking nurses demonstrate for better working conditions on the public sidewalks outside Riverside Hospital on Sept. 13 in Minneapolis. (Annabelle Marcovici for The Washington Post) The US economy came within hours …

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