The Wall Street Journal Complete Retirement Guidebook

The Wall Street Journal Complete Retirement Guidebook

How to Plan It, Live It and Enjoy It

Book - 2007
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Random House, Inc.
As you think about retirement, you’ve got facts to face, planning to do, decisions to make and numbers to crunch. With the experts atThe Wall Street Journal to guide you, you’ll learn how to tailor a financial plan for the lifestyle you want.

• Answers your biggest question—How big does my nest egg need to be?—by linking it to your particular hopes for how you want to spend your days in retirement
• Shows how to translate your dreams and interests into daily activities, whether traveling, opening a business, volunteering or going back to school
• Provides a timeline for decisions to make and steps to take ten years, five years and one year before you retire
• Offers tips on investing wisely and working with the right financial adviser
• Tells you how to maximize your benefits from Social Security and Medicare
• Guides you through the intricacies of 401(k)s, IRAs, annuities and other financial tools and resources

Today, the average person can expect to spend two decades in retirement—why leave it to chance? For all of its changes and challenges, a well-planned retirement could very well be the best part of your life.

Baker & Taylor
Filled with sound financial advice, a definitive how-to guide to a financially secure retirement covers everything from money mechanics to lifestyle choices while furnishing helpful suggestions on how to deal with the changes and choice of retirement, including relocation, retirement communities, investments, maximizing government benefits, and more. Original. 50,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0307350991
Branch Call Number: 646.79 RUF
Characteristics: 295 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Greene, Kelly

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Nov 15, 2015

This is a useful book. The stories and anecdotes are thought-provoking even if they apply only to limited sets of people. But it is now dated by events since 2008.


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