A retired nurse lost $43,000 to bitcoin – watch out for red flags online: It wasn’t the investment that made her lose her life savings, but rather a scam.
4 big expenses you should factor in for retirement: There should be a lot of analysis before jumping into retirement, and cash flow is by far one of the most important. When estimating your budget, consider these costs.
I no longer drive and want to retire in a highly walkable urban area with many cultural activities – where should I go?: Not sure where to spend your days in retirement? Ask MarketWatch.
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Retired and bored or – worse yet – boring? Try this
6 things to consider before you move in retirement
Is your inner voice keeping you up at night? Here’s how to tame the chatter in your head
More in retirement news:
The strains retirement put on my marriage – and how it survived (The Wall Street Journal)
When financial cheating hurts your retirement plan (The New York Times)
Alabama man pretended to be his dead father to defraud retirement system of $132,646, feds say (AL.com)
How would “Secure 2.0” change retirement savings plans? (Marketplace.org)
America’s homeless ranks graying as more retire on streets (The Journal Record)
How Congress plans to buoy your retirement savings (KY3)
Research and Insight:
3 reasons you should reconsider an early retirement (The Motley Fool)
Survey shows half of Americans don’t have enough retirement saved to maintain quality of life (Fatherly)
Her home purchase builds children’s wealth (Center for Retirement Research at Boston College)
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