Investing

How the Erratic 2020 Stock Market Rewards Smart Retirement Decisions

The stock market has seen ups and downs in 2020, to say the least. It took an enormous drop in the early spring, rallied throughout the summer, a…

What Happens If You Live to 100? Here’s How to Manage Longevity Risk in Retirement

Most of us are familiar with the idea of mortality risk. It’s the risk that we die earlier than expected, perhaps leaving behind people tha…

Is Coasting a Good Retirement Strategy?

Most advice for saving for retirement encourages people to save a reasonable percentage of their income all the way throughout their career. For…

What to Do if You Find an Old Stock Certificate

You’re digging through your grandmother’s belongings and you come across an old stock certificate in a box or in a desk drawer. Maybe…

Is Early Retirement a Good Idea?

USA Today recently published an article on the drawbacks of retiring early. The article’s criticisms of the idea of retiring early boiled d…

A Teen Guide to Investing in Stocks and ETFs

The rise of investment apps has brought the possibility of trading to even the most novice fingertips. With stocks becoming more access…