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It's dangerous to your wealth to use online #retirement-planning tools #RetirementWeekly via @marketwatch http://on.mktw.net/1OTDN2p
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No retirement plan? No #retirement! via @marketwatch Research from @ebri http://on.mktw.net/1JoMj2l
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Which withdrawal strategy should you use in #retirement? A look at @wadepfau latest study. via @marketwatch http://on.mktw.net/1CZA5Z4
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Want to save more for retirement? Think #Maslow, self-actualization #RetirementWeekly via @MarketWatch  http://on.mktw.net/1OmnI1L
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Do you pay taxes on your Social Security benefits? #RetirementWeekly via @marketwatch http://on.mktw.net/1GU0cXJ
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Plan on not working past age 65. #Retirement advice from @DaveYeske& others via @USATODAYmoney#ebri http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/columnist/powell/2015/04/26/powell-retire-erbi/26262575/
Plan on working past age 65? If so, you better have a back-up plan. One in two Americans who planned on working longer found themselves retiring unexpectedly.
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David Blanchett, Robert Keebler, CPA/PFS,MST,AEP,Distinguished & Bill Raabe discuss how to create tax-efficient income in #retirement via @usatodaymoney #SoundCloud https://soundcloud.com/usatodaymoney/how-to-create-tax-efficient-income-in-retirement
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How to create tax-efficient income in #retirement http://usat.ly/1FNPVue via @usatoday
It's not what you earn, but – as the old adage goes – what you keep. And that's an especially important phrase to live by in retirement. During your golden years, when income might be scarce, you ought to draw
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From USA Today

Social Security benefits are based on life expectancy

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Q: If you have already stopped working, are the Social Security election ages (62, 66, and 70) equivalent to each other based on life expectancy statistics? Tony Kuchta, Frankfort, Ill. A: Yes. Social
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Don’t fight the #Fed; invest with it. Q&A w/@BobAmericanColl via @marketwatch http://on.mktw.net/1C1d8oX
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A primer on getting your legal documents and paperwork in order. #RetirementWeekly via @MarketWatch http://on.mktw.net/1J4ZhTs
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Retirement accounts such as IRAs have critical deadlines coming up. Don’t miss them, or the damage may be time-consuming and costly.

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