Ponds Financl Mgmt Gd People 50 : Retirement Planning for Asset-Rich Individuals
If you're planning for a successful retirement, this Guide will help you gain and maintain control over your financial future regardless of the uncertainties facing many people today.Organized for easy use into 32 chapters, each dealing with a topic of vital importance, and written in an easy-going conversational style, this manual covers every important area of personal financial planning, including: laying the groundwork for a secure future by maximizing what you will get from Social Security, your company retirement plan, and your investments; building and protecting your wealth base by constructing an "all-weather" portfolio; seeking out the right kind of insurance to protect your life, your property and other assets; minimizing your current tax exposure, maximizing your tax deferred investments, and passing on your estate undiminished to your heirs; and enjoying your retirement years to the utmost by making sound decisions regarding changes in lifestyles, places to live, and latter-year activities.The author's common-sense advice helps you accumulate the extra savings you need to overcome inflation and other uncertainties, including volatile investment markets. The Guide will also help you understand the many other changes taking place that will affect your financial life, and provide you with the information that is essential to take advantage of new opportunities and to avoid problems.The book deals with life events that can have an impact on your financial well-being, such as: increasingly common late-life divorces and remarriages; problems associated with learning to live as a widow, widower or a single; challenges and risks of starting an after-retirement business; tax pitfalls to avoid in selling the family homestead; and the sensible approach to seeking and choosing a nursing home.In addition to showing you how to protect your money and make it grow, the author also warns you of things you shouldn't do, like putting money into risky portfolios or scams that often fool even sophisticated investors.From charting your retirement goals, to protecting yourself against rising future health care costs and potentially devastating nursing home expenses, this expert guide gives you practical, easy-to-use help every step of the way to a secure and comfortable retirement.
- Hardback | 900 pages
- 158.75 x 241.3 x 44.45mm | 952.54g
- 01 Jul 1993
- Pearson Professional Education
- Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom