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The top regrets of retirees

istock (iStock/iStock) The goal is to live without regrets, right? Yet that’s not always easy, particularly when it comes to planning for retirement. A new poll found that retirees, especially women, made some mistakes they wish they hadn’t. Global Atlantic just release a report based on data from more than 4,200 pre-retirees and retirees in […]

Retirement account deadline looms

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC-TV) – CPA Dave Young of the New York State Society of CPA’s discussed required minimum distributions, who must take them and the penalty for not doing so Monday during News 8 at Sunrise. “So that’s the amount you need to take out from your qualified account, so an IRA,” said Young of the […]

PERS Q&A: How many PERS members are eligible to retire?

Editor’s note: This is a weekly Q&A focused on the Oregon Public Employees Retirement System. Got a question? Submit it to politics@oregonian.com. Q: How many PERS members are currently eligible to retire? A: A lot, and a potential brain drain of long-serving public employees is always a concern, particularly for school districts. Each time the […]

Planning Your Post-Retirement Job | MD Magazine

Physicians who are near retirement generally consider two types of post retirement work — taking on a part time job or carving out a new path. Most doctors want their post retirement job to be a dream project and are not usually willing to make significant compromises at that stage in life.  During the working […]

Blue Devil of the Week: The Retirement Navigator

Name: Sara Howe Title: Benefits Administration and Communications Analyst  Years at Duke: 1.5 Meet Sara’s Nominator Former Duke employee Kathryn Daily nominated Sara for helping her prepare for retirement. “Sara got in touch with me and led me through the entire process and followed up with me to make certain everything was going smoothly. I […]

Upstate lawmaker announces retirement

Screenshot of Facebook post by state representative Mike Pitts, October 21, 2018  Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Screenshot of Facebook post by state representative Mike Pitts, October 21, 2018  LAURENS Co., S.C. (WSPA) — One month after a landslide re-election, an Upstate […]

Stock selloff snowballs on fresh fears for world growth

LONDON (Reuters) – Losses on global stocks snowballed on Monday, with European markets following Asian peers lower as fresh signs emerged of slowing growth worldwide and fears grew that simmering U.S.-China tensions would torpedo chances of a trade deal. FILE PHOTO: Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, […]