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Maybe You Don’t Need Bonds in Retirement! An Interview with Dr. Wade Pfau, CFA

Bonds in Retirement

“The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket.” –Andrew Carnegie Imagine this situation. You’re a 65 year old male, and you need to get an annual income which represents 6% of your overall assets in order to live. You want to retire, so working more isn’t an option. Neither … Read more

Retirement is the Wrong Goal

“Retirement is the ugliest word in the language.” – Ernest Hemingway When I first went into the Army, I was full of vim and vigor. My friends and I, during weekends at the Officer Basic Course, would sit at one of the local watering holes and talk about doing our 20 years and then deciding … Read more