Retirement Expectation Myths

People may have certain expectations when it comes to retirement. While most of them may involve financial matters, there are certain things that people expect about retirement life in general. Unfortunately, a number of what they expect turn out to be untrue. Here are some of the common retirement expectation myths that people tend to have in mind. More time to spend with family and friends. Some people are excite

Posted by admin on Apr 14 2014 in Retirement Life Tags: , ,

Preparing For Retirement: What You Need To Do Before Turning 40

Planning for your retirement takes time. The earlier you start, the better chances you have preparing for a comfortable retirement. Some people make the mistake of thinking about retirement when it is already too late. There are many things that you need to do at a younger age to ensure a more or less worry-free retirement. Here are some of the things that you need to do before you reach the age of 40. Automate ded

Posted by admin on Apr 2 2014 in Financial Planning Tags: , ,

Common Mistakes That Can Affect Your Retirement

Retirement should be a time for rest and relaxation for people who have spend years and years in the rat race and stressful environments. But then again, it will depend on how you prepare for your eventual retirement. Come unprepared and you will end up becoming more stressed in your retirement years. You can easily ruin your future retirement if you make the following money mistakes. Paying off debts first before

Posted by admin on Mar 27 2014 in Financial Planning Tags: ,

Common Retirement Money Mistakes

Planning for retirement can be quite a challenge for many people. In this day and age of economic uncertainty, more and more people are becoming quite unsure of what their own retirement will hold for them. That is why it pays to prepare for retirement early. But in some cases, people make common mistakes when it comes to retirement planning. They do try to save up for their future. But they make some mistakes alon

Posted by admin on Feb 27 2014 in Financial Planning Tags: , ,

Retirement Advice For Women

Preparing for retirement is a lifelong process. You need to save up early in life to ensure that you have a comfortable retirement life. The conditions may sometimes be different for men as that with women. Retirement planning is quite challenging for many women. It is a big concern realizing that many women, housewives particularly, do not have the means to save considerably for their retirement. They most have to

Posted by admin on Feb 21 2014 in Women & Retirement Tags: , , ,

Tips To Achieve The Retirement Lifestyle You Want

Retirement should be a time to enjoy and live life. But unfortunately, most people do not do enough to prepare for the type of lifestyle they wish to live during retirement. Dreams of a lavish retirement go down the drain after realizing they cannot afford the lifestyle. While it may be too late for some, younger people may still have a chance to spend a better retirement lifestyle for themselves in the future. All

Posted by admin on Feb 11 2014 in Financial Planning Tags: , , , , ,

Easing Your Retirement Fears

Retirement can either be exciting or scary, depending on how one prepares for it. It can be exciting for people who have done their bit to prepare for their retirement. It can be quite scary for those who realize only too late that they have not prepared enough. It may be normal for people to harbor some retirement fears now and again. But it is not something that you cannot address. Here are some tips that will he

Posted by admin on Jan 31 2014 in Retirement 101 Tags: ,

Improving Your Retirement Plan

Everyone wants to spend a comfortable retirement. The only way to make that possible is by saving enough in a retirement fund that will keep you doing what you love to do during your retirement. You need to develop a good retirement plan to help guide your way to a comfortable retirement. Once you have developed a retirement plan early on, there might also be the need to check it up and improve it as the years go b

Posted by admin on Jan 24 2014 in Financial Planning Tags: , , ,

Retirement Advice For 2014

Some people may be expecting something bright and different for 2014. But it may also be bleak and dreary for some. People who may be retiring this year can be in either of such. But before they finally decide to retire, here is some useful advice to consider. Test whether your retirement finances will hold in worst-case scenarios. One of the concerns among current retirees is that they are not that sure if their r

Posted by admin on Jan 9 2014 in Financial Planning Tags: , , ,

Alternatives To Credit Cards

Credit cards are supposed to be a convenient alternative to using cash. People only need to present their cards at a store for their purchases. There is no need for people to bring along cash when you have a credit card. But despite its benefits, there can also be certain disadvantages. One of the serious issues connected to credit cards is that they allow people to have the perception about more purchasing power t

Posted by admin on Dec 7 2013 in Money 101 Tags: , ,

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