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Debt and retirement

Debt and retirement | Investing for Retirement | Scoop.it
This may seem like an obvious point, but successfully planning for retirement has always required managing two sides of the household balance sheet: building savings and managing debt. Two recent r...
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Some keys of preparing for retirement is also managing your debt. 

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Low-Risk Investments Can Protect Retirement Payouts

Low-Risk Investments Can Protect Retirement Payouts | Investing for Retirement | Scoop.it
Today’s workers can put healthy retirements within reach by following a few basic investment and spending rules.
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Not everything in the market is about high risk. Low risk investments over time can have large pay outs as well and are a great fit for retirement funds. 

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3 Smart Moves for Retirement Investors from the Bogleheads

3 Smart Moves for Retirement Investors from the Bogleheads | Investing for Retirement | Scoop.it
A group of Vanguard enthusiasts offers sound financial advice to other ordinary investors. Here are three tips from one of their founders.
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So true, a big part of investing is finding the right level of risk, especially when your retirement is on the line.

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The Top 10 Best Retirement Investments

The Top 10 Best Retirement Investments | Investing for Retirement | Scoop.it
This is a comprehensive list of retirement investments with additional information on each choice.
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From bonds, to property, how diverse is your retirement portfolio? Having diverse investments can help secure your future and eliminate risk. See what other types of investments you may be missing out on.

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Best Investments For A Strong Retirement

Best Investments For A Strong Retirement | Investing for Retirement | Scoop.it
Retirees, understandably, are concerned with largely two things: safety and income. Retirement investments often combine these features, but at a cost. Because you'll live longer in retirement than you expect, often the best investments for a strong retirement are not costly funds and insurance products but ordinary market investments you likely [...]
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Some keys of retirement investment is low risk over a long period of time. 

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Portfolio Management in a Volatile Market

Portfolio Management in a Volatile Market | Investing for Retirement | Scoop.it
It has been said that “flying is hours and hours of sheer boredom punctuated by moments of stark panic.” The stock market would seem to have some of the same attributes.  Most of the time, the popular averages tend to drift along, generally with a moderately positive bias, and relatively modest percentage gains and losses. …
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As a general rule, markets do tend to move up. Advice like this is the reason why every one should have some money in the market. 

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7 Costly Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Retirement

7 Costly Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Retirement | Investing for Retirement | Scoop.it
These
common financial errors will significantly harm your nest egg.
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What you do (and more importantly, don't do) can have a big effect on your retirement savings. Be sure to avoid these costly mistakes.

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Warren Buffett's 90-10 Rule of Thumb for Retirement Investing

Warren Buffett's 90-10 Rule of Thumb for Retirement Investing | Investing for Retirement | Scoop.it

aIn the annual shareholder letter for Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett included some investing advice for his wife and her trustee — and the average person who is not an expert on stocks.

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Great advice from one of the best men in investing. See what Buffet has to say about investing for your retirement.

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