You're going to have to learn about investing to choose a good financial adviser -- and you can respond faster if your situation or needs change. Should you consider 'hiring' yourself?
Sticking with your plan isn't necessarily the smartest move. Working a little longer could reduce financial stress and get you closer to your long-term goals.
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Habit, unrealistic expectations or an impulse to help can have costly consequences, particularly for people who are no longer earning an income.
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Retirement can worsen your finances, health and even your marriage. And yes, you may miss many aspects of having a job.
Most Americans worry that they won't have enough money for a comfortable retirement. But if you avoid some major missteps now, you're more likely to find yourself among the unworried later on.
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