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By Ramsey Smith
Fresh ideas on Retirement

Summer is officially on the horizon and with it comes the usual barrage of summer reading lists. Beach reads, travel picks, etcetera- at every turn, there seems to be a newspaper editor with thoughts on how to stock my carry-on bag. The suggestions are a nice touch, but I have a decided weakness for a […]

By Ramsey Smith
Retirement Planning

It’s no secret that one tough aspect of retirement planning is settling on the optimal strategy for drawing down a nest egg. Planning for a couple creates an extra level of complexity. So much depends on the lifestyle preferences of one spouse versus another, their different approaches to stock market volatility and, of course, their willingness to compromise. Now add another wrinkle. What if one half of the couple is significantly older than the other? Age gaps […]