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Podcast: Podcast: Early Retirement Insights from a Former DEA Agent, Bruce Goldberg

Episode 12 of the NewRetirement podcast is an interview with Bruce Goldberg. Get the fascinating inside scoop on the real life of a former drug …

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13 Key Tips for Retiring Alone (Or, for if You Become a Solo Senior or Elder Orphan During Retirement)

Sometimes it feels like the world is designed for couples. People throw dinner parties for couples. Most forms ask about your spouse. And, let’s face …

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The 3 Greatest Retirement Fears and How to Feel More Confident About Them

Spiders. Snakes. The dark. Boogey men. Clowns. It’s likely that you have at least one of these fears. However, if you are around retirement age, then …

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How to Use the I.R.S. to Figure Out Safe Withdrawal Rates in Retirement

The Internal Revenue Service (I.R.S.) is not usually thought of as an institution that adds a lot of value to our lives — to the contrary in fact. …

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Note from the Founder: Hacking Retirement

<i>Achievement unlocked – learned to wake surf<br>photo credit: Sebastian Chen</i> <i><br>I read a great post by Morgan Housel on Useful Hacks — the gist of it is that</i> …

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Podcast: Nobel Prize Winner Robert Merton on Fixing Retirement

Episode 11 of the NewRetirement podcast is an interview with Nobel Prize winner Robert Merton. Professor Robert Merton is a globally recognized …

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Now Available: 7 Big Powerful New Features in the NewRetirement Planner

We have announced this before, but it is true again: <b>the NewRetirement Planner is now better than ever</b>. We are VERY excited to announce the …

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Podcast: Mary Beth Franklin on Avoiding Big Social Security Claiming Mistakes

Episode 10 of the NewRetirement podcast is an interview with Mary Beth Franklin. Mary Beth is a nationally recognized expert in Social Security …

Social Security is Officially Running in the Red and News for Medicare is Worse

Social Security and Medicare are in real financial trouble. If you are of retirement age now, your benefits are probably not in peril. However, …

Purpose Trusts and More: How to Ensure a Meaningful and Long Lasting Legacy

Preparing for retirement means having a financial plan as well as a good idea for what you want to do during this period of your life. Estate …

Early Retirement: 37 Tips, Tricks & Hacks for Reaching your Goal

<i>Are You Ready to Catch the Early Retirement Wave?</i><b>The Big Takeaways…</b>• About half of Americans retire early, between the ages of 61 and 65.<br>• For younger …

Be Happy: 7 Ways to Worry Less About Your Retirement

Don’t Worry… Be Happy… About Your Retirement!!! <i><br>You can be happy in retirement</i><br>While the economy is supposedly doing pretty well, you may still feel …

Debt Free Retirement! 7 Reasons To Pay Off Every Penny Before You Retire

You’re 70 years old. You shuffle out to your mailbox on a crisp Monday morning and you are not at all surprised by what’s inside: junk mail and …

Podcast: Ben Carlson Shares the Wealth (of Common Sense)

Episode 9 of the NewRetirement podcast is an interview with Ben Carlson — the author of A Wealth of Common Sense (both the book and the blog). Ben …

Podcast: Chris Mamula on Retirement Early and the Pitfalls to Avoid

Episode 8 of the NewRetirement podcast is an interview with Chris Mamula — a “Financial Independence Retirement Early” (FIRE) proponent and writer …

9 Powerful Insights from the Retirement Income Summit

Earlier this week I traveled to Chicago to attend the Retirement Income Summit — a financial advisor industry conference focused on the latest ideas …

Podcast: Financial Advice from Allan Roth – You Get What You DON’T Pay For

Episode 7 of the NewRetirement podcast is an interview with Allan Roth — a highly in demand, by-the-hour financial advisor with over 25 years of …

15 Important Lessons from Regular People Who Have Achieved Total Financial Independence

<b>To gain financial independence for retirement, use the lessons of those who have retired early… like really early…</b><p><b>The Big Takeaways…</b><p>Financial …

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Podcast: PhD on FIRE: Safe Draw Down Rates with Karsten Jeske aka BigERN

Episode 6 of the NewRetirement podcast is an interview with Karsten Jeske (also known as Big ERN). Steve and Karsten discuss Karsten’s mega financial …

13 Retirement Investing Tips from Today’s Financial Geniuses

Were you the kid in kindergarten that secretly ate paste in the corner? Or were you the one solving all the math equations from the end of the book …

Nudge Yourself into Retirement for the Best Years of Your Life!

Beeeep beeeep beeeep…Ugh. The alarm clock. It’s Monday morning and you don’t even want to move, let alone get up, get ready, and head off to work. …

Note from the Founder: The Why Behind NewRetirement

<i>Blue Bird Day at Squaw with Avalanche<br>photo credit: Steve Chen</i><br>Over the past few years I’ve had the opportunity to get to know several people who have …

NewRetirement Podcast: Morgan Housel on How Millennials and a $30 Trillion Wealth Transfer May Change Our Future

Episode 4 is an interview with Morgan Housel, award winning writer and venture capitalist with the Collaborative Fund.Hosted by Steve Chen, founder …

Friendships Across Generations: The Powerful Benefits of Younger Pals

You have probably read about the perils of loneliness as you age. And, how feeling alone can actually reduce your life span by as much as regular …

6 Ways to Overcome the Terror of Spending Your Retirement Nest Egg

You were probably a teenager when it happened – the moment when you opened your first paycheck and officially started the cycle of earning and …

Want Reliable Retirement Income? Use the Spend Safely in Retirement Strategy

One of the biggest fears you probably have about retirement is will your money last as long as you do. It is likely that you are also asking: How …

3 Steps to a Million Dollar Retirement (Even if You Haven’t Saved Anything Quite Yet)

You have probably read somewhere that you need $1 million in savings to retire. While that is not entirely true, we are here to tell you that it IS …

Starting a Business After Retirement: 12 Business Ideas for the Over 50s

Some individuals dream of the day when they can do absolutely nothing. To them, retirement is a euphoric future of sleeping in, lounging in the sun, …

Retirement Calculator with Pension Controls: Where to Find and What to Look For

While pensions are not nearly as common as they once were, they are a very important part of the retirement plans for many of society’s most valued …