As it rolls toward downtown San Francisco, the California Street cable car passes the gothic Grace Cathedral and an 8-foot tall statue of Tony Bennett. Among them is 650 California Street, a 34-story office building that has defaulted on its mortgage. Further on is 101 California, whose second-biggest tenant left last year and whose biggest is slashing staff and office space.
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I am 57 and have $1.1 million in my 401(k) and $50,000 in a high-yield savings account. I earn $300,000 per year and put $30,000 in my 401(k) each year plus a match on the first 6%. I have a $220,000 mortgage on a home valued at $550,000. I would like to retire at 62 […] The post Ask an Advisor: I Have $1.15 Million Saved and Will Collect $3,500 Per Month in Social Security. Can I Retire at 62? appeared first on SmartReads by SmartAsset.
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Nvidia shares could soon plunge just like 17th-century tulips and 1990s dot-com companies did, according to Rebellion Research.
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Cash investments are seeing some of the largest yields in more than decade.
Grantham opined about his experience driving a Tesla, the biggest bubble in world history, and why real estate is in a global bubble.
Generally, only very low-income taxpayers escape the Social Security tax altogether. Eleven states do tax Social Security benefits. One more state, Colorado, taxes only Social Security benefits received by residents under age 65.
Too many consumers settle for savings accounts that pay almost no interest. High-yield alternatives aren't hard to find.
Practice over pedigree is the new normal. College students have gotten the hint.
As US debt explodes, net interest payments are projected to become the single biggest expenditure by 2051, even topping Social Security.
The Federal Reserve sees consumer spending as too hot only because it's looking through the rearview mirror. The road ahead looks bumpy.
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Friday's bounce fizzled, capping a grim week, with the S&P 500 hitting three-month lows. Tesla is close to breaking, but there are some stocks trying to hold up.
The 10-year Treasury yield just breached 4.50%. Some market strategists see yields north of 5% coming into view.
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Imagine awakening to the gentle sound of waves washing up on a pristine beach, steps away from your luxury villa. You enjoy a gourmet breakfast while planning your day, debating between taking a tranquil boat trip or enjoying a private tour of a renowned local museum. All of these are made possible because you’ve amassed […] The post What a Retirement Lifestyle With $20 Million Looks Like appeared first on SmartReads by SmartAsset.
Dozens of ships arrive each week in the Milford Haven Waterway, many bearing vast cargoes of crude oil and natural gas.
When inflation surges and cash loses its purchasing power, retirees' hard-earned savings suddenly don't go as far as they expected. Inflation may also lead to widespread salary increases, but retirees typically don't benefit from wage growth because they've already left … Continue reading → The post How Important Is Social Security to Retirees in U.S. Cities? 2023 Study appeared first on SmartAsset Blog.