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    Famous Retirement Quotes, Funny Retirement Quotes, Inspirational Retirement Quotes

    Famous Retirement Quotes, Funny Retirement Quotes, Inspirational Retirement Quotes

    You'll Laugh (or Cry) When You Read These Famous Quotations About Retirement As you plan retirement, figure out what to say in a retirement card or write a retirement speech, you will enjoy reading quotations and funny sayings about this phase of life. Over 60 retirement quotes are found below. However, if you are looking for quotes ...

    Average Retirement Income 2016: How Does it Compare to Your Plans?

    Average Retirement Income 2016: How Does it Compare to Your Plans?

    The average retirement income is probably a lot less than you think. As surprising as it might sound, the average American's retirement income is barely over $1,500 per month or about $18,000 annually, according to the Pension Rights Center. Retirement Income Does Not Grow on Trees... Depending on where you live, that might not even pay ...

    Average Retirement Income 2017: How Do You Compare?

    Average Retirement Income 2017: How Do You Compare?

    Where will your retirement income 2017 come from? The Big Takeaways... Research suggests that many retirees are living on remarkably little, though there are some proven strategies for boosting income in retirement. For households aged 65-74, median income was $47,432 while average income was $68,905. You can quickly see how your income stacks against others in your zipcode ...

    Jobs for Seniors:  What Are the Best Jobs After Retirement?

    Jobs for Seniors: What Are the Best Jobs After Retirement?

    The Big Takeaways... It’s important to think about what motivates your work in retirement before deciding on what your work will be. Often retirees seek work not for the money but for personal fulfillment. Many people consider a phased retirement as a way to stay busy while they ease into retired life. The NewRetirement Planner can help you ...

    Celebrate Retirement with These Retirement Party Ideas! The Best Tips for Planning a Memorable Retirement Commemoration! Fete! Gala! Get Together!

    Celebrate Retirement with These Retirement Party Ideas! The Best Tips for Planning a Memorable Retirement Commemoration! Fete! Gala! Get Together!

    One of the best ways to celebrate retirement is with a retirement party.  Retirement is a huge milestone and a great reason to celebrate.  Throw a party for yourself, get a friend to do it for you.  Celebrate a friend or family member with the best party planning ever! The Big Takeaways... When planning someone’s retirement ...

    Retirement Gifts: Find Thoughtful and Funny Retirement Gift Ideas

    Retirement Gifts: Find Thoughtful and Funny Retirement Gift Ideas

    There are so many great retirement gift ideas. Browse this list for meaningful, funny and thoughtful retirement gifts. The Big Takeaways... It’s important to decide what approach you want to take to your gift, whether it be classic, utility, personal or just a gag. Everyone is different, so try to think about what is important to the person ...

    How Much Should You Save for Retirement? Orman, Ramsey and Other Financial Gurus Answer

    How Much Should You Save for Retirement? Orman, Ramsey and Other Financial Gurus Answer

    Retirement savings can seem like a very complicated matter. But some of the most well-known and respected financial minds like Suze Orman, David Ramsay and others say it's really not that hard. The difficult part is the saving; sorting out how much to save is simple. Saving for retirement doesn't have to be difficult. The younger you ...

    Dave Ramsey Tells You How Much Money Do You Need to Retire Comfortably

    Dave Ramsey Tells You How Much Money Do You Need to Retire Comfortably

    There's a peace of mind that comes from knowing where you are and where you're going. The Big Takeaways... There’s no single amount that people need to retire comfortably, and it’s important to consider the lifestyle you want in retirement versus what you need to get by. The earlier you calculate what you have (and what you want) ...

    The Retirement Calculator for Married Couples (or Any Couple)

    The Retirement Calculator for Married Couples (or Any Couple)

    Retirement planning is complicated.  Retirement planning when you are a married couple — or any kind of couple in a committed relationship — is doubly complicated.  You need to use a retirement calculator for married couples.  Or, a retirement calculator for couples. Not only are there double the financial considerations, but your values and priorities may ...

    11 Ideas for Living on Nothing More than Social Security in Retirement

    11 Ideas for Living on Nothing More than Social Security in Retirement

    Living on Social Security alone is not only possible, many retirees already accomplish that very feat every year. And while the lifestyle associated with a Social Security income isn't exactly luxurious, it doesn't have to equal peanut butter sandwiches for the rest of your life, either. How you make it depends on a lot of ...

    Pros and Cons of Annuities - How to Evaluate Annuities for Your Retirement

    Pros and Cons of Annuities – How to Evaluate Annuities for Your Retirement

    The Big Takeaways... Annuities are a great way to provide guaranteed lifetime income in retirement while hedging against inflation and other financial woes. Though less risky, annuities generally yield lower returns than other investment products, and often come with high fees, so it’s important to do your research before buying. You can quickly figure out if an annuity ...

    Average Retirement Income 2018: How Do You Compare?

    Average Retirement Income 2018: How Do You Compare?

    Retirement income doesn't just grow on trees... But you can make it grow! The Big Takeaways... Overall, average retirement income has increased in the past year, likely due to gains in the stock market and rising home prices. That being said, lowered interest rates have cut into the ability for retirees to save as much as ...

    Retiring at 62 or Before? 6 Ways to Cover Your Health Costs for an Early Retirement

    Retiring at 62 or Before? 6 Ways to Cover Your Health Costs for an Early Retirement

    The Big Takeaways... Using spousal health benefits can save you from heavy premiums, and often guarantees high quality coverage during your gap into Medicare eligibility. Certain programs such as the Affordable Care Act or COBRA can be good strategies if you need to self insure, as well as using a Health Savings Account. Try the NewRetirement Planner to ...

    Are Fixed Annuities a Good Fix for Your Retirement Plan?

    Are Fixed Annuities a Good Fix for Your Retirement Plan?

    It appears that more consumers are turning to fixed annuities as a source of income in retirement, and demand for the product doesn’t seem likely to slow any time soon. Can a fixed annuity fix your retirement plan? When you buy an annuity, you are exchanging a lump sum of money for an agreed upon income stream.  ...

    How I Boosted My Social Security Benefit by $100,000

    How I Boosted My Social Security Benefit by $100,000

    If you are like most people facing retirement, you are figuring out how to generate enough income in retirement and feel confident that it will last as long as you need it to.  This article will talk about two of the biggest levers you have - when/how to claim social security and using home equity ...

    How Much Money Do I Need to Retire?  What's My Magic Number?

    How Much Money Do I Need to Retire? What’s My Magic Number?

    When you ask yourself, "How much money do I need to retire," wouldn’t it be great to know exactly how much money you need to  be comfortable for the rest of your days? Is it possible to calculate that “magic number?" Does it even exist? Figuring out your magic number for retirement might not actually require ...

    Meet the 18 Year Old Who Has More Retirement Savings than the Average 50 Year Old

    Meet the 18 Year Old Who Has More Retirement Savings than the Average 50 Year Old

    Robyn Bri is 18 years old and just graduated from high school in Marin, CA.  In some ways, she is an average high achieving kid.  In another way, she is very remarkable. Although retirement is a long ways off for Bri, she has already saved over $85,000 by working part time jobs and investing. Yes, you ...

    The 10 Best Retirement Calculators

    The 10 Best Retirement Calculators

    Retirement planning has never been more complicated. With changes in the economy and uncertain times ahead, you might think you need a finance degree to get it right. But then again, it’s never been so simple. Fortunately, there are tools called retirement calculators that help clear the murky water. A quick Google search will show ...

    Is $58,000 the Amount of Annual Retirement Income You Need for a Happily Ever After?

    Is $58,000 the Amount of Annual Retirement Income You Need for a Happily Ever After?

    Contrary to what many financial planners suggest, you can live on a lot less than 100% or even 80% of your pre-retirement income. In fact, a survey by T. Rowe Price of new retirees who have 401(k) account balances or rollover IRAs found that you can live comfortably on a lot less. The report suggests that nearly ...

    Age is Only a Number; Amazing Accomplishments by 70, 80 and 90 Year Olds

    Age is Only a Number; Amazing Accomplishments by 70, 80 and 90 Year Olds

    Old age is often considered a time of decline, but older adults around the world are filling their golden years with amazing accomplishments. Scroll down to watch five inspiring videos that prove life doesn’t end after 50. 1. The Rockin’ Runner Most people won’t ever run a marathon, but in June 2014, Charlotte, N.C. resident Harriette Thompson ...