Retirement FAQs

  1. How much will an employer generally contribute to a 401(a) plan?

  2. Is Social Security Income a classified as a perpetuity?

  3. How can I increase my standard of living in my retirement years?

  4. When can benefits be received from a provident fund?

  5. What types of investments are allowed in a provident fund?

  6. How does a provident fund compare to U.S. Social Security?

  7. What is a family Limited Liability Company (LLC)?

  8. How does wage price spiral impact interest rates?

  9. I'm in my 50s. Should I still participate in my company's Roth 401(k)?

  10. What type of asset allocation should I use if I am already retired?

  11. How is maintenance of standard of living for survivors accomplished in estate planning?

  12. What happens to my Roth 401(k) if I leave my job?

  13. What are the advantages and disadvantages of a wage price spiral?

  14. What does a sample plan using the 4% retirement rule look like?

  15. What is the difference between revocable and irrevocable intervivos trusts?

  16. What does the American Dream mean to different generations?

  17. Can I have a short put position in my IRA?

  18. What are the tax advantages of a Roth 401(k) over an IRA or traditional 401(k)?

  19. How much can I contribute to my Roth 401(k)?

  20. How does the notion of the American Dream influence the US economy?

  21. Will I make more money in a Roth 401(k) or a traditional 401(k)?

  22. What can governments do to stop or slow a wage price spiral?

  23. Are all disabilities treated the same for Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) thresholds?

  24. How does a revocable trust become a split-interest trust?

  25. How much of an institutional pension fund's portfolio is typically investing in real estate?

  26. What is the difference between a custodian bank and a self-directed retirement account custodian

  27. What are the differences between an annuity derivation and perpetuity derivation of the time value of money?

  28. How does the Social Security Administration determine the Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) threshold?

  29. Why would an employer offer a 401(a) plan?

  30. How is the provident fund funded?

  31. How can I get a "pensionado" visa to retire in Costa Rica?

  32. How are contingent beneficiaries informed of a payout?

  33. What are the financial benefits of retiring in Panama?

  34. What are the restrictions for naming a given individual as my contingent beneficiary?

  35. How does a pension income drawdown work?

  36. If I retire in the Philippines, will I be able to work or start a small business?

  37. What is Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) and why is it important?

  38. Does Manchester United (MANU) own Old Trafford stadium?

  39. How should a risk-averse investor build a retirement portfolio?

  40. Why are coupon payments considered an annuity?

  41. How do you mediate a dispute between primary and contingent beneficiaries of a trust?

  42. Should I invest in penny stocks or large cap stocks for my retirement portfolio?

  43. Does Medicare provide assistance for patients unable to perform Activities of Daily Living (ADL)?

  44. How is Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) calculated for those who own their own business?

  45. Why are insurance companies and pension funds considered financial instruments?

  46. Can I stop working to decrease my Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA)?

  47. Should I purchase a master limited partnership (MLP) in my retirement account?

  48. How should I invest the money I keep on my IRA?

  49. What documents do I need to transfer an IRA/SEP/SIMPLE to a Traditional IRA?

  50. Is there a limit on how much I can move from my IRA to my Roth IRA?

  51. What does U.S. law say about contingent beneficiaries?

  52. How much of the asset management industry has moved from traditional managers to hedge funds?

  53. Which companies are good to open an IRA Account?

  54. How do I change my contingent beneficiary?

  55. Is a treasury bond a good investment for retirement?

  56. What kinds of assets can be included in a revocable trust?

  57. What is a drawdown arrangement?

  58. If both the primary and contingent beneficiaries are unavailable, what happens to the proceeds?

  59. How do you set up a revocable trust?

  60. Is an annuity a perpetuity?

  61. How can an entrepreneur save for retirement?

  62. What is expected to happen to Rupert Murdoch's empire after his death?

  63. What is the difference between a national and a regional investment brokerage?

  64. How do deferred tax assets help in meeting retirement goals?

  65. Are treasury bills a good investment for retirement savings?

  66. Should I use a deferred tax asset for all of my retirement funds?

  67. What is a longevity annuity?

  68. Are annuities for seniors only?

  69. Who is exempt from paying Social Security taxes?

  70. What are the typical durations for a certificate of deposit?

  71. How can retirees protect their wealth in a bear market?

  72. What is the difference between a fixed and variable annuity?

  73. What type of investor should consider annuities?

  74. How does the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) work, and what asset mix does it hold?

  75. What does amortization mean in the context of a pension plan?

  76. How can a reverse mortgage help wealthy and poor retirees?

  77. What can I do if I bought an annuity and don't want it anymore?

  78. Are there penalties for withdrawing monies invested in annuities?

  79. What is an equity-indexed annuity?

  80. What happens to my annuity after I die?

  81. What are the main benefits of a Locked-in Retirement Account (LIRA)?

  82. How is the Social Security trust fund invested?

  83. When am I eligible to receive Social Security benefits?

  84. How do Social Security benefits for widows or widowers work?

  85. How do Social Security survivor benefits work?

  86. How do I know what Social Security benefits I am eligible for?

  87. What are the Social Security tax caps?

  88. Who is eligible for a Teacher Retirement?

  89. How do Pay As You Go pension plans work?

  90. How can I consolidate my unsecured debt?

  91. What are the rules and restrictions on a Spousal IRA?

  92. Is the Social Security trust fund solvent?

  93. What are the differences between a Pay As You Go plan and a 401(k)?

  94. How do I apply for Social Security retirement benefits?

  95. How do I track my pending application for Social Security benefits?

  96. What are the restrictions for withdrawing my Locked-in Retirement Account (LIRA) balance?

  97. How can I change my name on my Social Security card?

  98. How can I request a Social Security disability award letter?

  99. Must I pay Social Security taxes on my earnings after full retirement age?

  100. Are Social Security benefits affected by unemployment benefits?

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