Life After Full-time Work Blog

Learn about preparing for life after full-time work through posts from Don's upcoming book.

#121 Inflation Protection During Life Two

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How spending changes in retirement, and the resulting need for inflation protection

#120 We’ve Experienced Huge Inflation

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But the traditional measures ignore it

#119 Inflation For Retirees

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Is it much the same as for workers?

#117 Emergency Savings Are The Natural Starting Line For Retirement Saving

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And most people never get there.

# 114 Being Normal Beats Being A Theoretical Economic Person

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What economists consider an optimal portfolio combination is better split into two separate pieces

# 110 Low Interest Rates Are A Tax On Savers

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Central bankers cannot find a way to help borrowers without hurting savers

# 107 How Much Financial Certainty Do You Want?

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How to proceed, depending on what you want

#92 Explore Retirement Finance

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Introducing the stages in Route 4 of Freedom, Time, Happiness

#85 A Case Study On The Investment Glide Path In Decumulation

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Experts make assumptions about our attitude to financial risk in our retirement years. Here’s a case study that suggests that psychology plays a considerable role, regardless of finances.

#83 “Sequence Of Returns” Risk In Decumulation

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The “glide path” in accumulation applies only when you’re saving money, not when you’re making withdrawals. Here’s an important decumulation angle.