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    The best US cities for retirement

    A new report by the Milken Institute ranks U.S. cities on factors that affect the quality of life for older adults.

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    We saved $120K by stretching an IRA inheritance

    All too often, most non-spouse beneficiaries make the mistake of accepting lump sum inheritances without realizing that it often pushes you into a higher tax bracket. Robert Garfield shares how his family saved $120,000 in taxes by stretching their IRA inheritance.

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    We saved $120K by stretching an IRA inheritance

    All too often, most non-spouse beneficiaries make the mistake of accepting lump sum inheritances without realizing that it often pushes you into a higher tax bracket. Robert Garfield shares how his family saved $120,000 in taxes by stretching their IRA inheritance.

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  • European pension funds lobby Oracle on pay, governance

    It is the latest salvo in a four-year campaign by Dutch fund group PGGM and Britain's Railways Pension Trustee Company Ltd, known as Railpen, against Ellison and his company's governance, which has so far brought no response at all from Oracle, and only limited support from other shareholders. In…

    Reuters
  • Oracle Faces Demands From Pension Funds for Better Governance

    Two pension funds that own Oracle Corp. (ORCL) stock said the company’s board should let shareholders nominate their own candidates for directors, change the compensation of executives, and make it easier to talk with the software maker. In a letter to Oracle’s board on Sunday, the chief executive…

    Bloomberg
  • Personal Finance Q&A: Risks of keeping entire nest egg at one brokerage

    Dear Liz: I recently retired at 56 and am receiving a pension. My wife is set to retire next year at 56 and will also receive a pension. I chose to leave my 401(k) in my employer's plan but am planning ...

    Los Angeles Times
  • Retirees: Are You Spending Too Much?

    The 4% guideline can put you in the right ballpark, but the best spending policies factor in time horizon, asset allocation, and market fluctuations.

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  • Accumulators: Is Your Retirement Plan on Track?

    Rules of thumb won't cut it for this important question; how to customize based on your own situation.

    Morningstar
  • How `The Donald’ Will Save Social Security

    (Bloomberg) -– Billionaire Doanld Trump discusses social security as he addresses the Iowa Freedom Summit. (Source: Bloomberg) All multimedia: {AV } To contact the producer and editor: Mark Morison +1-212-617-7855 ...

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  • Concern over pension advice service

    A leading pensions expert says the government's new pension advice service will not be properly staffed by the launch date of 6 April.

    BBC News
  • The only retirement guide you'll ever need

    Retirement guides run the gamut-from stating the obvious to engaging in scare tactics. Here's a checklist of things to do to boost your savings.

    CNBC
  • Rethinking the Need for Long-Term Care Insurance

    A recent study suggests that more people than previously thought will require long-term care at some point but that their need will last for a shorter period of time.

    Morningstar
  • Can I have a self-directed IRA or Roth IRA using the forex market?

    In the U.S., one of the best ways for individuals to protect their income from taxes and save for retirement is by using an individual retirement account (IRA). IRAs come in many forms that can be tailored ...

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  • 7 Money Mistakes To Avoid In Retirement

    Anyone can retire. The trick is to enjoy retirement. The key to that is avoiding costly pitfalls that prevent you from reaching your retirement planning goals. "It boils down to having enough money," ...

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  • Retirement Bliss? Not So fast: When Savings Lag

    Most people aren't saving enough for retirement. Here are some tips savers and financial advisors can use to change that.

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  • Lazard a Good Pick for Your 401k?

    Can Lazard Ltd make you money?

    Fox Business
  • In wake of Family Dollar defeat, Dollar General CEO adjusts retirement date

    Rick Dreiling, CEO of Goodlettsville, Tenn.-based Dollar General Corp., once intended to retire in late May, but delayed those plans as his company pursued a hostile takeover of Family Dollar Stores Inc. However, Family Dollar's (FDO) shareholders voted on Thursday in favor of a competing offer…

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