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If You Want to Retire in 10 Years, Do These 5 Things Now

If You Want to Retire in 10 Years, Do These 5 Things Now | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
The decade before retirement is a critical time. Here's how to make sure you're on the right path.
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The keys to starting a business in retirement

The keys to starting a business in retirement | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Almost a quarter of new businesses were started by entrepreneurs ages 55 to 64 in 2013.

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How Much Can You Safely Spend in Retirement? - Wall Street Journal (blog)

How Much Can You Safely Spend in Retirement? - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
One of the key questions new retirees want to answer is: How much can I safely spend in retirement? Answers will vary, though, as sustainable spending rates in retirement depend on a number of factors.
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5 Retirement Stats You Need to Know - Motley Fool

5 Retirement Stats You Need to Know - Motley Fool | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Whether your retirement is just around the corner or decades away, here are a few things you need to understand. - Jason Hall - Investment planning
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Good Gen X retirement tips from an ordinary guy - CBS News

Good Gen X retirement tips from an ordinary guy - CBS News | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
A reader shares his savvy retirement plan, which shows you don't need to be a financial pro to ensure a secure future
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Who Will Get Your Time, Energy and Money in Retirement? - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Who Will Get Your Time, Energy and Money in Retirement? - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
What’s one practical new year’s resolution soon-to-be retirees should make?
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Many homeowners struggle to balance retirement, debt repayment: survey

Many homeowners struggle to balance retirement, debt repayment: survey | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Almost half of homeowners surveyed said their debt levels were making it tough for them to prepare for retirement
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7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master

7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master | Financial Planning | Scoop.it

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Necessary skills for success in business no matter what your role is 

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Starting with listening a great, and generally the list is good. What is missing for me is asking better questions. Its a core communication skill that helps to build stronger relationships. Learn how here 

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Finding the Right Business Mentor is Value Squared

Finding the Right Business Mentor is Value Squared | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Every first-time entrepreneur, or even an experienced founder stepping into a new business area, needs a mentor. Nothing you have ever done raises so many questions, or has the potential to be so fulfilling, or so risky, as starting a new business for the first time. A mentor is a [...]

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We all need mentors regardless of our age and experience.

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Excellent article. Choosing the right mentor for you is the challenge.

First ensure there is alignment with your values. And understand there are vast differences between coaches and mentors. Ask yourself are you faced with someone offering you solutions to your challenges  or someone who will work with you to find your own solutions. Choose this person.

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How to pick the perfect retirement location - CNBC

How to pick the perfect retirement location - CNBC | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
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When Don and Dot Thomas were in their late 50s, they took a class on preparing for retirement.
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Are You Ready for Your Retirement Lifestyle?

Are You Ready for Your Retirement Lifestyle? | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
It's never too soon to think about retiring from your business. Find out how to develop a plan for your retirement lifestyle.
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3 Ways to Win the Retirement Planning Game - DailyFinance

3 Ways to Win the Retirement Planning Game - DailyFinance | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
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'I Can't Afford to Stop Working Yet:' Heading Back to Work After Retiring

Bit.ly/WorkAdventures | After 12 years working for the federal government, Charles Smith III took an early retirement. Two years later, at 63, he's back work...
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Retirement Calculator Software

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Manage your retirement planning efforts with this unique, comprehensive retirement software tool.
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What is Financial Planning?

What is Financial Planning? | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Let us explain more about what financial planning is, how it works and what you can expect to gain.
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The Best Online Tools for Retirement Planning and Living - Wall Street Journal

The Best Online Tools for Retirement Planning and Living - Wall Street Journal | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
To help you get the most out of retirement, a growing array of apps and websites offer assistance with budgeting, Social Security questions, lifestyle planning and many other essentials.
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Carrick on money: Three rules of retirement that really work

Carrick on money: Three rules of retirement that really work | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.
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The retirement threat few people think about - CBS News

The retirement threat few people think about - CBS News | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
A sound retirement plan includes a strategy to address the threat of potentially ruinous expenses
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Six Steps to Calculating Your Retirement Budget - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Six Steps to Calculating Your Retirement Budget - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Try living on your retirement budget for three to six months before making a commitment to retire with your employer.
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What to Do When You’re 40 and Have Nothing Saved for Retirement

What to Do When You’re 40 and Have Nothing Saved for Retirement | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Whether you're living paycheck to paycheck or have been blindsided with unexpected expenses, hitting the big 4-0 with nothing in the bank for retirement isn't ideal.

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Your 12 Step Guide to Future Financial Freedom

Your 12 Step Guide to Future Financial Freedom | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Download our 12 step guide to future financial freedom today.
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Our new, free download will give you 12 practical ways to secure your future financial freedom, whatever your goals.

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Why You Need an Exit Strategy from Your Business

Why You Need an Exit Strategy from Your Business | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
An exit strategy should form part of your overall business plan - find out why.
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Are You Saving Enough for a Comfortable Retirement?

Are You Saving Enough for a Comfortable Retirement? | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Maybe you have a pretty simple strategy for retirement savings: Every year, you deposit the legal maximum into an IRA . Or maybe you contribute just enough to your 401(k) so you can take full advantage of employer-matching.
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Debts That Can Kill Your Retirement Plan

Debts That Can Kill Your Retirement Plan | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
Charles Dickens understood budgeting quite well. In David Copperfield, the character Mr. Micawber notes: "Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen pounds nineteen and six, result happiness.
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5 Ways to Test Your Retirement Readiness - Go Banking Rates

5 Ways to Test Your Retirement Readiness - Go Banking Rates | Financial Planning | Scoop.it
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All this comes with some very important financial decisions to make, however.
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