In Retirement, Put Your Eggs in These Three Baskets

Dividing your money this way can help ensure you don’t run out during the many years you spend happily retired.

Three piggy banks in three baskets.
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Let’s say that your retirement is now around the corner. You’ve heard theories on what you should do in retirement. You have saved and saved and now … You have to make a change and start spending.

Dick Van Dyke has been quoted as saying, “I found out retirement means playing golf, or I don’t know what it means. But to me, retirement means doing what you have fun doing.”

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Pete Belcastro, CFP®
Certified Financial Planner, Leonard Advisory Group

Pete Belcastro is a Certified Financial Planner™ who works for Leonard Advisory Group. He has 16 years of experience in investment management and firmly believes in helping people achieve financial peace by knowing they are well-positioned and informed. Belcastro is a proud member of the National Eagle Scout Association and actively contributes as a scout committee member and assistant scoutmaster. He also does volunteer work as a reader with Reading Is Fundamental Pittsburgh.