Investing for a Future Lifestyle

Investing for a Future Lifestyle

Feb 13, 2017

It is never too early to begin planning for retirement. Many retirees may want to maintain a standard of living consistent with their pre-retirement years. As a general rule of thumb, this means that it may require from 60% to 80% of an individual’s pre-retirement income to support a comfortable retirement lifestyle. For this reason, although pre- and post-retirement portfolios typically contain both income and growth investments, pre-retirement portfolios are generally more heavily weighted toward accumulation.

Americans Express Interest in Lifetime Income Options

Feb 13, 2017

While a majority of Americans say they are confident that they will have sufficient income in retirement, large shares also express interest in purchasing a financial product that would provide them with a guaranteed monthly income in retirement, according to the results of a survey conducted by the Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association of America (TIAA).
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