March 5, 2017 — "Here’s the problem: Lenders don’t think about how much you need to save for retirement. They look at your income and immediate expenses. Thus, in their lending formulas, money that should go to retirement savings goes to cover a higher mortgage payment."
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February 12, 2017 — Charlie Farrell, CEO of Northstar Investment Advisors in Denver, said Medicare does cost and needs to be planned for, but it is a manageable expense for most retirees. “To me, the real risks are the costs not covered by Medicare, and this all falls into the area of long-term care, or what you might otherwise consider the cost of assistance with aging,” he said.
February 5, 2017 — "At a certain level, successful investing is largely a psychological game. Do you have the guts to watch your stocks decline by 50 percent and stick with them? Famed investors Warren Buffett and Peter Lynch have told investors to ask themselves that question. Yet most people don’t."
January 18, 2017 — "Mr. Farrell wrote a paper back in 2006 that went into much more detail about how much savings (and debt) you should (and should not) have at various stages of your life. He’s also written a detailed book on the subject, called Your Money Ratios."
January 6, 2017 — I would say nine out of 10 investment advisors today are managers of managers,” Taylor said. “They don’t manage stocks individually; they outsource the money management to other managers. That’s expensive for the client. In our case, I think our competitors’ clients are paying 30 to 50 percent more than what they would pay with us
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