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What is Another Word for Retirement? There Has Got to Be Something Better!

We really need another word for retirement. We are not withdrawing. Most of us aren’t even stopping work! Here are some alternatives. What do you suggest?

July 21, 2022
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The Psychology of Money: 9 Important Lessons for Financial Wellness in 2022

The psychology of money can be confounding. Get 9 essential tips for feeling good about your finances and increasing your chances of good outcomes.

July 21, 2022
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Video: The Need for Financial Planning, Why We Built NewRetirement

Watch to learn about the need for financial planning at scale and discover why we started NewRetirement.

July 21, 2022
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Why a Roth Conversion or Backdoor Roth IRA is a Good Idea Right Now

Doing a Roth conversion — also known as a “backdoor Roth IRA” – is perhaps still appealing in 2022. Why? Low 2022 tax rates. What is a Roth Conversion? Backdoor IRA? A Roth Conversion is when you convert money that you have in a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA. This is sometimes called a…

July 20, 2022
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How Much is Enough? How to Know if You Are Earning or Saving for Optimal Happiness

Everyone wants to know how much is enough. Here are 10 ways to find out how much savings or income is needed for happiness.

July 14, 2022
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Is a Bond Ladder Strategy Right for Your Retirement?

Bond ladders can be used to protect against interest rate risk. Discover what they are and why you would use one to secure your future.

July 14, 2022
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15 Ways to Save Money on Prescription Drugs

Don’t throw money out the window. Explore these 15 east ways to save money on prescription drugs, especially if you are older. Read now!

July 14, 2022
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Best Financial and Retirement Articles from Q2 2022

The best financial articles covered market downturns, terror of spending, keys to a successful retirement and 10 other important topics.

July 13, 2022
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Can You Live Happily in Retirement With Just 66% of Your Work Income? (Yes! Most Do)

Research suggests that average annual retirement income for retirees is far less than what they earned before retirement. And, it’s not a problem!

July 7, 2022
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Podcast: Andre Nader — What and How Much is Enough to FIRE

Steve and Andre discuss “What is Enough” and also touch on a cool tool he built to help people explore relocation and remote work.

July 7, 2022
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10 Great Tips for Managing Money in Retirement

In some ways managing money in retirement will be easier and in other ways it will be harder. Here are 10 tips for getting it right.

July 7, 2022
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The Stock Market Has Worst First 6 Months of Year Since 1970s: Is it Time to Buy In? 

Wall Street news isn’t great: bear market, inflation & more. However, it may be a great opportunity to invest. Explore 12 tips to help you know if it is for you.

June 30, 2022
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2026 Tax Brackets: Why Your Taxes Are Likely to Increase in 2026 and What to Do About It

Due to the the TCJA expiration, your 2026 tax brackets and rates will rise. Find out why and how to prepare for the increase.

June 30, 2022
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Reverse Mortgage Calculator | How Does It Work

Reverse Mortgage Calculator: Understand How Reverse Mortgage Calculations Work, and Find Out How Much You Can Get from a Reverse Mortgage.

June 29, 2022
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What’s New on Your 401k Statement? (Why Does it Appear You Have So Little Retirement Income?)

Your next 401k statement is going to look different. And, your retirement income projections may be concerning. Find out why.

June 23, 2022
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28 Keys to Building Wealth (Even Building Wealth After 50)

Building wealth can happen even after age 50! Just follow a few of these 28 best practices and habits consistently. Read now!

June 23, 2022
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Heart Health and Your Retirement Well Being

Did you know that the risk of heart disease is especially high right after retirement? Discover why and how to protect your health.

June 22, 2022
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What is Sequence of Returns Risk? How Can You Protect Your Retirement from It?

What is sequence of returns risk? Hint: timing is everything when it comes to withdrawing your savings. Find out how to maximize your retirement income for the long haul.

June 16, 2022
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Winners and Losers with the Recent Interest Rate Hike

As with any economic shift, there are winners and losers. See who benefits and who will suffer more from the recent interest rate hike.

June 16, 2022
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Don’t Panic and 4 Other Quick Reminders for an Economic Downturn

Here are 5 quick and easy tips to consider as stocks slide, interest rates rise, and inflation persists.

June 16, 2022
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Stagflation: When Inflation Meets Stagnation and What to Do About It

Stagflation is a future possibility. Discover how we might prevent it and what to do if it happens. Read now…

June 9, 2022
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11 Ways Money Really Can Buy Happiness

They were wrong. The answer to the question does money buy happens is… yes! In fact, the research is overwhelming. And, there are actually multiple ways to spend to increase happiness. Here are 11 ways to spend money to buy happiness. The following 11 tips are valuable whether you are 75, 65, 55 or 15!…

June 9, 2022
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Why is Your Property Insurance So High? 10 Ways to Lower the Cost

Explore the 3 main reasons why your property insurance is so high and discover ways to reduce your expenditure.

June 2, 2022
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Why the Housing Market is More Important than the Stock Market for Most People

People often worry about the wrong things. You might be watching the stock market, but other metrics are significantly more important to most.

June 2, 2022

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