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Sequence of Returns: Preparing for Bear Markets

Dec 26, 2018 2:22:36 PM / by The Retirement Group (800) 900-5867 posted in financial freedom, investment, life savings, market, Money, Profit, profit margin, retirement planning, The Retirement Group


Sequence risk, (sequence-of-returns risk) is defined as the risk of receiving lower or negative returns early in a period when withdrawals are made from an individual's underlying investments. These negative returns combined with withdrawals can seriously impact how long a retiree is able to stretch their money. It is important to understand these risks as it can help with important decisions such as when to retire, or if it is a good idea to keep working for a few years into retirement to decrease the chance of money running out before retirement has ended.

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What Rising Interest Rates could mean for your Money

Dec 26, 2018 1:14:49 PM / by The Retirement Group (800) 900-5867 posted in financial freedom, Interest, invest, investing, Profit, rates, retirement planning, stock, The Retirement Group, wallstreet


After years of keeping the benchmark federal funds rate at historic lows, the Federal Reserve has been raising it gradually. Controlling the interest rate is one way the FOMC attempts to control inflation and economic growth. The near-zero rates were an emergency measure, and gradual increases reflect greater confidence in the U.S. economy. However, rising rates can affect you as a consumer and investor.

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The 4% Withdrawal Rule

Dec 26, 2018 12:28:10 PM / by The Retirement Group (800) 900-5867 posted in bonds, crytocurrency, equities, financial freedom, invest, Profit, Retirement, stocks, success, The Retirement Group, bitcoin, wallstreet


The 4% rule has received a lot of attention recently, as recent market woes of the past 18 years – from the tech crash of 2000 to the global financial crisis of 2008 – have pressured both market returns and increased volatility in the portfolios of retirees.

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