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bucket approach

Try the Bucket Approach

Try the Bucket Approach. Constructing a portfolio this way may help you ride through a bear market in retirement. Stocks sometimes retreat. That reality can be overlooked in a long bull market.Read More…

Do Women Face Greater Retirement Challenges Than Men?

Do Women Face Greater Retirement Challenges Than Men?

If so, how can they plan to meet those challenges? A new study has raised eyebrows about the retirement prospects of women. It comes from the National Institute on Retirement Security, aRead More…

What Are Catch Up Contributions Really Worth

What Are Catch Up Contributions Really Worth?

What degree of difference could they make for you in retirement? At a certain age, you are allowed to boost your yearly retirement account contributions. For example, you can direct an extraRead More…


How Millennials Can Get Off to a Good Financial Start

Doing the right things at the right time may leave you wealthier later. What can you do to start building wealth before age 35? You know time is your friend and that theRead More…


You Retire, But Your Spouse Still Works

That development may mean lifestyle as well as financial adjustments. Your significant other may retire later than you do. Sometimes that reality reflects an age difference, other times one person wants toRead More…

Guidelight Financial

Making Investment Decisions

Are your choices based on evidence or emotion? Information vs. instinct. When it comes to investing, many people believe they have a “knack” for choosing good investments. But what exactly is that “knack”Read More…