Enjoy the Next Chapter of Your Life in Peace BY NEWSWEEK AMPLIFY ON 4/22/21 AT 8:00 AM EDT re you looking forward to the days when you no longer have to work? Retirement may be good motivation to work harder now for a more comfortable life later on, but are you really ready for it? 5 Steps…

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Throughout your working life, you pay taxes to earn Social Security benefits. That’s why it comes as such a surprise to many retirees that taxes don’t stop once you start collecting checks. In fact, a report from Senior Citizens League found around half of all Social Security beneficiaries owe federal taxes on their money. And it’s…

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Social Security claiming — like life — can be complicated Claiming Social Security can be complex. Social Security benefits depend on numerous factors — wage history, age at claiming, if there’s a spouse with a higher benefit. Because life is typically not straightforward, there may be other scenarios that further confuse individuals who are deciding…

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Can you roll over IRA money into a teacher’s pension? In this segment, Gregory helps answer a Winning at Life caller’s questions about rollover IRAs and teacher’s pensions. Do you have questions for Gregory? Press the ASK GREGORY below and your question could be featured next! ASK GREGORY We’re Here to Help Have questions about…

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This type of retirement account is meant for non-traditional types of investments, and the pitfalls can be costly. By Andy Ives The term “self-directed IRA” can be confusing, given that account owners choose whichever stock or mutual fund they want to buy within their IRA, and how much to purchase and how much to sell. A…

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Need some advice? Legendary investor and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A, BRK-B) Warren Buffett has plenty to share. Through his letters, essays, op-eds and TV appearances, Buffett dispenses folksy, funny, plainspoken advice on investing, management, life, happiness, and everything in between. On Saturday May 1, Buffett and his longtime business partner Charlie Munger will share more…

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