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Traditional Investing may not work in retirement
All the way up until you retire, you’ve probably been taught some key principles of investing like diversification, dollar cost averaging and buy and hold.  As important as these traditional invest [more]
Protecting your retirement income from the stock market
Imagine that you’re 60 years of age and you’ve recently retired. You have a small pension that’s supplemented by incomes from the Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security and an investment portfoli [more]
Retirement income options for a DC Pension Plan?
Recently I wrote about theoretical retirement income options from a Defined Benefit Pension and a Defined contribution Pension. Related articles:  Defined Contribution Pension Options at retiremen [more]
Using annuities to guarantee retirement income
As investors approach retirement, they often begin to look for products that do a better job of protecting their money. They’re willing to give up some growth potential to guarantee a comfortable, w [more]
How much income will $100,000 pay you in retirement?
Many financial calculators spit out a number to answer the question ‘how much is enough?’  Those that know me know that I wonder whether there is really such thing as enough? The problem is re [more]