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The Most Accurate Roth Conversion Calculator You’ll Find
by Doug Carey | Apr 18, 2017
Does it make sense to convert your traditional IRA to a Roth IRA? If so, when, and over what period of time?
The Effects Of Inflation On Your Investments Are Worse Than You Think
by Doug Carey | Apr 05, 2017
Most of us know that inflation means prices are generally rising and most of us take it as a given that inflation will occur pretty much every year. But what many don’t know is how big of an impact inflation can have on one’s retirement plan.
Is $3 Million Enough To Retire On?
by Doug Carey | Apr 03, 2017
I have written a number of articles about whether a certain amount of money would be enough to retire with. A million dollars. Two million dollars. I put a hypothetical couple through a hypothetical saving-and-spending scenario, and we see how it goes. I used the WealthTrace Financial Planner to calculate all of the scenarios in this article and you can do the same using our free trial.
What Is The Best Asset Allocation For A Successful Retirement Plan?
by Doug Carey | Feb 28, 2017
When we talk about "asset allocation," we are, broadly speaking, referring to where you're investing your money. Over longer periods, the more willing you are to take some risks with your money in the stock market, the better your returns will be.
Living Off Of Dividends In Retirement
by Doug Carey | Feb 01, 2017
One definition of a worry-free retirement is not having to worry about where the money is coming from. As I have written before, "You are truly retired (or able to retire) when your passive income covers your expenses."
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Where To Turn As Dividend Yields Fall
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Lock In Exxon's 3.7% Dividend Yield Now
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Market Volatility is Surging
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Microsoft Or Intel For Dividends In Retirement?
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Believe It Or Not, Apple For Income Planning
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Three Great Stocks To Protect Your Portfolio
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Can AT&T Save Your Retirement Portfolio?
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Target or Procter & Gamble For Long-Term Dividends?
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Exxon Or AT&T For Retirement Portfolios?
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