Don't Gamble With Your Retirement Income – Protect It

What kind of retirement saver are you? The kind willing to roll the dice and let your nest egg ride, or the kind who wants more of a sure thing?

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Many articles about retirement planning either start or end with someone walking into an office to speak with a financial professional.

Let’s imagine, instead, that you have your entire nest egg in your pocket or purse and you just entered a casino.

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Eric Peterson, Registered Financial Consultant
Founder, CEO, Peterson Financial Group

Eric Peterson is a Registered Financial Consultant (RFC) and founder of the Peterson Financial Group. He is the author of "Preparing for the Back Nine of Life: A Boomer's Guide to Getting Retirement Ready."