1100 13th Street, NW, Suite 750Washington, DC 20005202.887.6400Toll-free: 800.544.0155
All Contents © 2017The Kiplinger Washington Editors
See All Authors »
Founder & CEO,
Conservative Financial Solutions
Roger Ford has 30 years of experience in retirement planning. After attending the University of Cincinnati, Ford started his own business, Conservative Financial Solutions. He is a Registered Financial Consultant (RFC) and obtained his certification through the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants. He is an Investment Adviser Representative and has passed the Series 6, 63 and 65 securities exams. He is also a licensed agent in life, accident, health, property and casualty insurance.
Generating a lasting income stream once you quit working takes a different set of skills than saving and investing.
See More From: Building Wealth
For years they've been plagued by near-zero interest rates forcing them to look for gains in riskier places. Now that's changing.
Failing to save enough is an obvious, and all-too-common, disaster in the making, but here are five much trickier danger zones to steer clear of.
Successful long-term investors need to be patient and able to ignore the short-term emotions of Mr. Market.