Chip Castille

Chip Castille

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  1. Why Retirement Income Now Costs More
    Retirement

    Why Retirement Income Now Costs More

    The cost of future lifetime retirement income has outpaced increases in retirement savings balances. That’s left many pre-retirees with lower income.
  2. Debunking the 80% Income Replacement Rule
    Retirement

    Debunking the 80% Income Replacement Rule

    Take a look at the 80% rule, it suggests that pre-retirees create a savings plan that will replace 80% of their income when they retire.
  3. Will Retirement Be Part of Your Retirement?
    Retirement

    Will Retirement Be Part of Your Retirement?

    Retirement is changing. The question is how?
  4. Why These Three Retirement Rules of Thumb Are Bad Ideas
    Retirement

    Why These Three Retirement Rules of Thumb Are Bad Ideas

    We’re all looking for simple rules of thumb to help our retirement planning. But three popular ones - 3% savings, 4% drawdown, 120% minus your age – may be dangerous to your retirement health.
  5. Millennials: Let’s Grab A Beer, Burger and a Movie In 2 ...
    Retirement

    Millennials: Let’s Grab A Beer, Burger and a Movie In 2 ...

    Asking a 25-year old to save money for his 75-year old future self is like asking him to give money to a stranger. But if you put the future in more relatable terms saving may start to make sense.
  6. The Devil in the Details: Five Retirement Budget Proposals
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    The Devil in the Details: Five Retirement Budget Proposals

    President Obama got our attention in his State of the Union speech by calling for action on retirement. The President’s budget proposals, however, may reveal more about the administration’s overall vision ...