New research reveals 7 steps to increasing your retirement income by 29%

Brian Fricke, CFP®Retirement

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Vanguard, creators of the largest index mutual fund – the Vanguard S&P 500 index fund – and MorningStar, the mutual fund rating service, have just released similar reports on how you can increase your retirement income by up to 29%! Here’s a quick summary on both of those reports.

Don’t make this Social Security mistake when planning your retirement

Brian Fricke, CFP®Retirement Planning

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Whenever we meet with someone who hasn’t retired yet and hasn’t started collecting Social Security. We always hear something
like this, “I want to be conservative in my retirement planning, so let’s assume I never collect on Social Security”!

This is a huge planning mistake that will cause you to make unnecessary sacrifices to your retirement lifestyle! Here’s why…