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Laddering your bonds or purchasing an annuity can save you from running out of money if you start withdrawing your retirement savings at the wrong time.
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Whatever the outcome, stay calm. Corporate earnings, Fed policy and macroeconomic trends will likely hold sway.
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Certain Federal workers are facing a big hike in long-term care premiums. Stay calm and explore other options.
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With a Roth, you can avoid RMDs and let more of your money grow tax-free.
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Trying to time the market rarely works out well. Instead, be sure to have enough cash on hand to cover you in good times and bad.
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Before you make any investment, figure out your answers to these questions to help minimize your risk.
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Before investing in these popular strategies, consider these five things.
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Don't worry about whether interest rates will rise; focus on your investing goals and what bonds do for your portfolio.
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Saving for retirement does not lock up your money; in some cases, you can withdraw it early and avoid a 10% charge.
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Better to stick to a well-devised investment plan than try to guess when investors' lucky streak is set to end.
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Uncle Sam isn't going to solve his debt problems with your money. You can redirect money headed to the IRS toward your family and philanthropy.
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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard could've saved themselves a lot of grief if they'd had a prenup. Learn from their mistake.
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Fixed indexed annuities may provide the steady income and stability that bonds aren't providing these days.
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Many people have financial situations that call for a unique approach to withdrawing retirement savings.
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The financial sector and housing market may benefit while the Fed continues its steady-as-she-goes approach.
They stand to pay higher dividends and protect you in a rising-rate environment, but can be complex investments.
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Tax planning with your financial adviser can add up to huge savings.
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