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Moral hazard -- the theory that those involved in a financial transaction will take more risks if they don't have to bear the consequences -- was made obsolete by the rise of the competing principle "too big too fail."
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Should retirement savers consider buying value stocks for their retirement portfolios, especially when their time horizons might seemingly be short and they run the risk of not witnessing their investment flower? Yes, especially if you are investing for a long retirement.
'I took 25 per cent as a tax-free lump sum and used some of it to buy a kayak that seats two': How to make years of work pay off in retirement you can really enjoy R etirement is the chance to have some fun.
It's all relative. How much retirees can safely withdraw from their retirement account each year is a mostly a function of current stock values and interest rates, which tend to predict near-term returns.
Don't look now, but some of the same folks who have been spreading fear about the woeful lack of retirement readiness among American workers have something new to say on the subject: a financial industry study that asserts that we're doing a lot better than we think.
A priest gives communion to retired Catholic nuns at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Motherhouse in Monroe on Tuesday.
Ever since a California financial planner named William P. Bengen proposed it in 1994, retirees have relied on what's known as the 4% rule - if they withdraw 4% of their nest eggs the first year of retirement and adjust that amount for inflation thereafter, their money would last at least 30 years.
AT&T has asked regulators to let it ignore a shareholder request for details of its customer-information sharing with government agencies, a move that could forestall a heated debate at the telecommunications giant's annual meeting.
State workers in Oklahoma are paid less than their counterparts both in other states and the private sector, but their health and retirement benefits are more generous, according to a state-commissioned study released Friday.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that the VRS board of trustees voted 7-1 on Thursday to form the study panel to examine the proposed subsidiary, known as Project Frontier.
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On last night's Food Network episode of "Restaurant: Impossible," Robert Irvine went to Oak Creek, Wis.
A new paper that suggests rising equity exposure in retirement may in fact lead to better outcomes has set the web abuzz.
The Nelson Mandela Foundation was created after Mandela's retirement on August 19, 1999, aiming to provide a long-lasting legacy that "captures the vision and values of Mandela's life".
More than half of Americans are not on track in their retirement savings, according to a new assessment survey by Fidelity Investments.
A panel of state lawmakers will hear from South Carolina Treasurer Curtis Loftis and his complaints about how investments are handled for the state employee retirement system.