NEW BOOK: The Death of Retirement

The Death of Retirement

What if I told you that everything you knew about investing for retirement was wrong? That what we call ‘investing’ these days is just millions of people over the world being lured into a game they don’t understand? We are all conditioned to think about the world of finance, stocks markets, and mutual fund products […]

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From Laying Out Money Today to Achieving Passive Income

achieving passive income - the death of retirement

Investing and Achieving Passive Income Investing is often described as the process of laying out money now in the expectation of receiving more money in the future. The whole process is similar to farming. You sow the seeds in the appropriate season, and wait for the crops to be harvested in the future. Both require […]

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How Much Do I Need to Retire?

How Much Do I Need to Retire

How Much Do I Need to Retire? In the last post, we saw that we have retirement options and that we could choose an ultra conservative path by simply working and stashing away money. It’s transparent and easy on the mind so that anyone could do it without the help of specialists or anyone else. But […]

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Do You Need to Be Invested?

conservative retirement option - the death of retirement

The Conservative Retirement Option Another characteristic of private plans is that they often involve investing in the stock market; for many 401(k)s, that is what the account is structured to do. Instead of asking whether defined contribution plans are good or bad, a more important question to ask is whether we need to invest in […]

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Sheep Get Slaughtered – The Death of Retirement

We’re Not Savvy Investors – We keep on losing money! We all know that the broad masses playing Wall Street are not really excelling at it. In fact, they keep on losing money, even though all benchmarks seem to tell a different story. In order to visualize this conundrum, I will make use of animals […]

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