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Are all your eggs in the one basket?

Are all your eggs in the one basket?

The risk of not being diversified. 

What’s your financial backup plan? Whether in life or for investing there are risks if you aren’t truly diversified. It correlates to having all your eggs in the one basket. We could be talking about what happens to the household if the main breadwinner stops bringing home the money. What if the one that earns all the income to pay for the family’s monthly bills, suddenly becomes ill or injured and cannot work?  What happens then?

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The ups and downs of life and getting out of pools

The ups and downs of life and getting out of pools

Some of us have always lived in the same town, and others have had many places they have called home.  My parents owned many small businesses from when I was young. It just seemed that every couple of years we sold up and moved on to other opportunities. I have lived in over 60 different places and I think my kids are following in my footsteps. My son and daughter left home many years ago and both live interstate.  

 

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Do your investing choices let you sleep at night?

Do your investing choices let you sleep at night?

Being different, being unique is great. We have been brought up differently, had our own experiences, and some of us had an education in handling money and some have not. Our parents may have been role

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Secrets to a Successful Retirement

Secrets to a Successful  Retirement

Everyone wants to know the secret. We want the inside knowledge on how to achieve what we have been dreaming about - a happy retirement.  How do we actually succeed at anything? The secret is simple; you have to know what you want.  If you can describe in detail what it is you desire then you see it more clearly and can move in that direction. When you are vague and can only give a general

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Putting the "I" in Time

Putting the "I" in Time

Time management is an abhorrent phrase to me. No one manages time. It runs along smartly with or without our cooperation. We do speak ofe. No one manages time using time. In this sense, there is a biological clock that ticks within us all. Each of us has a different setting of which we are unaware. Nonetheless, we all are aware that in the earth plane of existence, time is a limited and perhaps precious commodity for each and every one of us.

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Thou Shalt Retain Control of your Investments – Jason Hartman

Thou Shalt Retain Control of your Investments – Jason Hartman

Do you have a financial advisor? How comfortable are you with investing?  Have you ever looked at your managed funds statements and wondered what all those fees are for? There is another way to look at investing and that is to take control yourself.

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What does your retirement number look like? Damion Lupo believes it is the amount of passive income coming in each month.

What does your retirement number look like? Damion Lupo believes it is the amount of passive income  coming in each month.

What does your retirement number look like? For some people the number that springs to mind is 60 or 65 years old. However there is another number that is more important than the age number. It’s the amount of passive income that is needed to come in each month in order to live on.

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WAYS TO MAINTAIN YOUR HEALTH AFTER RETIREMENT

WAYS TO MAINTAIN YOUR HEALTH AFTER RETIREMENT

Retirement Coach, Ann Nelson, looks at ways to maintain your health in Retirement. Once you reach your retirement, you may get tempted to spend a lot of time relaxing and doing you love most.  It is very important to prioritize your hobbies when you retire.  However, your health should always come first.  This is because an old person is likely to get sick due to the inactive immune system in the body.  When you get ill, the rate of healing also slows down to the condition of your immune system.  Consequently, you are prone to suffer cancer because your immune system can’t effectively detect and fix cell defects. For that reason, you should try as much as possible to stay healthy.  Here are some ways in which you can keep your body health;

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Cost-Saving Tips for Travellers in Retirement

Cost-Saving Tips for Travellers in Retirement

If you save wisely during your working days so as to live the retirement of your dreams, then traveling must be one of the things which you would like to do.  Definitely, you would like to experience the best meals, hotels, and adventure while you are driving on foreign land.  In fact, traveling is considered  the first goal of many retirees, even more, that spending time with family and friends.  Some of the world’s popular destinations where the many retiree dreams of visiting in their

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Where Are You Going To Live When You Retire? 6 friends decided to create their own Co-Housing Retirement Community!

Where Are You Going To Live When You Retire? 6 friends decided to create their own Co-Housing Retirement Community!

Where are you going to live when you retire? This is a very important question. The reality is that we are all aging, even if we are not as old as some other folks yet; so we all need to deal with the question about where we will live when we are the age to retire, sooner or later.

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Learn the Importance of Seeking Financial Advice from expert Louise Agnew

Learn the Importance of Seeking Financial Advice from expert Louise Agnew

Importance of Seeking Financial Advice

Many successful investors consider the financial advisors as their primary source of financial information. Women are slightly more likely to seek financial advice than men. It is true that, many individuals need help on many steps to implement a necessary financial plan for retirement goals.  The earlier you seek financial advice in preparation for retirement, the better. As a youth, you should ask yourself;

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Retirement Coach Says Reinventing Yourself After 50 Is the Key To A Happy Retirement

Retirement Coach Says Reinventing Yourself After 50 Is the Key To A Happy Retirement

People live life knowing they should following their dreams. However, many fear taking the risk that many dreams involve because they do not want to look foolish or make mistakes.  No one succeeds or achieves what they want in life without taking some risks, and that is even more important in preparing for retirement.

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Happy in Retirement: Retirement Coach Interviews Travel Expert on How to Retire and Travel the World

Happy in Retirement: Retirement Coach Interviews Travel Expert on How to Retire and Travel the World

To be happy in retirement and travel need not be expensive and while most people love to travel, not many are able to retire and travel the world. 

For the retirees who often have plenty of time after child rearing and career years, traveling can be an exciting experience. The only challenge though, is how to come up with the funds to retire and travel the world. 

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Baby Boomers Love the Freedom That Comes with Being an Online Entrepreneur

Baby Boomers Love the Freedom That Comes with Being an Online Entrepreneur

 

Baby boomers are unique in history. Most are refusing to retire like their ancestors – accepting the gold watch and then reclining in a chair for the rest of their lives. Boomers are active, both mentally and physically, and are leaving their own footprints on the world.

 

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Reinventing Yourself After 50 Is the Best Way To Prepare for Retirement: The Stephen Parr Story

Reinventing Yourself After 50 Is the Best Way To Prepare for Retirement: The Stephen Parr Story

 

One way of increasing the ability to cope with retirement is to start reinventing yourself after 50, while there’s still time to experiment with what a new life, post working life, might look like.

Retirement is a stage of life that everyone will experience, however, it’s often overlooked as people see it as being too far in their future to really worry about.  Plus, many people see entering retirement as the ‘beginning of the end’ of their life, so want to avoid thinking about it at all costs. 

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Tips on How to Supplement Retirement Income

Tips on How to Supplement Retirement Income

Without adequate finances, maintaining a good lifestyle after retirement can be challenging. Retirement coach, Ann Nelson shares how seniors can supplement retirement income to live a life they love in the later years.

Retirement can mean many things for different people. While some welcome the change in lifestyle pace and the gift of newfound freedom and flexibility, others worry about maintaining a good lifestyle after retirement after leaving regular employment and the security of a full time wage.

 

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Would you like to Retire Rich and Live off your Property Investments?

Would you like to Retire Rich and Live off your Property Investments?

An alternative to a pension for retirement income is to invest in property. The main reason many are investing in the real estate market is to provide financial independence for retirement. Some are hoping their investments in rental properties will enable them to quit their day job and live off their rental income.  Is this achievable well it is certainly possible with a strategy and a plan for investing.

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Is there Secrets to Success? Learn the Clues to Darren Stephens Success Story

Is there Secrets to Success? Learn the Clues to Darren Stephens Success Story

Most of us grow up believing that the rich and successful people have a secret formula that gives them an edge we should have. A secret "they" should know that we do not. Authors and sellers make small fortunes each year selling these "secrets" of success. Here's the truth: there is no secret to success.

Why do people say there is a secret to success?

Marketers like to refer to information about the success as a secret because it captures people's attention. Everybody wants the secret, whatever it is. And many people want to know the secret of success.

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Preparing to Retire? Retirement Coach Gives Three Tips for a Smooth Transition into Retirement

Preparing to Retire? Retirement Coach Gives Three Tips for a Smooth Transition into Retirement

Australia retirement coach and author of ‘Retire Well, Retire Happy’ gives three tips that every retiree needs to know.

Retirement is another major phase of life, just like going to school for the first time, getting married or seeing the children moving out of home. While some people manage to jump into retirement smoothly, others find the adjustment to retirement difficult. 

Retirement coach and author of ‘Retire Well, Retire Happy’, Ann Nelson says there are ways to make the transition into retirement smoother and manageable so the change doesn’t feel drastic after participating in the workforce for decades. www.annnelson.com.au

“Most people preparing to retire can start to feel lost, because they’ve identified within their job or income for most of their life. Once a

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Retirement Coach Shares the Best Way to Prepare for Retirement

Retirement Coach Shares the Best Way to Prepare for Retirement

 

: Settling into retirement can be relaxing, fun and carefree for those who prepare well. Retirement coach Ann Nelson shares insights into how to make the most out of the later years in life.

For many people, retirement can feel like a huge unknown, and getting organised for this lifestyle change can create feelings of uncertainty and doubt. Contributing to superannuation funds and trying to understand the best way to prepare for retirement are both common concerns in social and mainstream media. 

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