Planning a Rewarding Retirement, Part 5: Wealthy Living

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The fifth in a series of articles For me there has always been a disconnect between the concept of wealthy living and the size of a person’s bank account, retirement account, or other traditional measure of wealth.  Enjoying a wealthy life should not be determined by how much money one makes or has amassed.  Wealthy… Read more »






Can You Count on Your State Sponsored Pension?

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If you are one of the thousands of employees that work for the state of Ohio or a teacher at a public school in Ohio, chances are you have a traditional state sponsored defined benefit pension plan.  These retirement plans require the employee put a certain % of their gross income into the plan each… Read more »






Planning a Rewarding Retirement, Part 2: Can I Afford to Retire?

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This is the second in a series of articles on preparing for retirement, in which I consider the question we all ask:  “Can I afford to retire?”.  Future articles will deal with converting my retirement plan from one of accumulation to one of distribution, health insurance, Social Security planning, investments, eventual downsizing and/or re-locating, and… Read more »