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Strategies & Market Trends
Retirement - Now what?
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Emcee:  Nazbuster Type:  Moderated
This thread is dedicated to those of us who have "retired" and wondering what to do with ourselves, how to cope, where we can find a good mix of safety/income with investments, or any other issues of retirement that you may want to discuss.

Please! No political/religious arguements! Keep this supportive. I made this moderated so I can ban instigators.

All suggestions welcome.
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288Yes, it was a good time. I bought some KBWY. Best wishes, I2Investor2-6/24/2018
287Hi I2, Re: REIT investing............. I've only added back W.P. Carey abouOldAIMGuy-6/22/2018
286The first condo was purchased from my in-laws to help them in their quest to movDrygulch Dan-2/4/2018
285Interesting! Did you buy an ongoing rental business or did you establish itInvestor2-2/4/2018
284no but my rentals are.Drygulch Dan-2/3/2018
283<I>They happen to be about 6000 miles away</I> 6000 miles away??? WEL KABONG!!!-2/3/2018
282In our case, there is $ cost but no real work. They happen to be about 6000 miDrygulch Dan-2/3/2018
281The rental units sound like a lot of work.Investor2-2/3/2018
280Never considered REITs...too close to my non market investments to consider balaDrygulch Dan-2/2/2018
279Does anyone have any thoughts about investing in REITs for income at this time? Investor2-2/2/2018
278long term cap gains to 20%. ST is just ordinary income. as they were before the deeno-6/25/2012
277unknown at this time. have to wait for Congress to do nothing or something (duh)Debt Free-6/25/2012
276Since they are due to expire again, what will happen to cap gain both long and sDrygulch Dan16/24/2012
275The Bush tax cuts did expire. They are now the Obama tax cuts. I am amazed that Debt Free26/24/2012
274What will be the impact of allowing the Bush Tax Cuts to expire at the end of thDrygulch Dan-6/24/2012
273xtranormal.com Funny but not totally unusualNeil H23/20/2012
272Why the Middle-Aged Are Missing Out on New Jobs Rick Newman, On Friday April 1,Neil H-4/6/2011
271I guess so.....when I was my managing my late mother's finances, preferred sDale Baker-4/4/2011
270<i>"...do brokers actively discourage retirees from buying them?"No Mo Mo-4/4/2011
269Every article I read like this on low interest rates says nothing about preferreDale Baker-4/4/2011
268Been retired for 7 years and still love my free flowing schedule. We planted 75Drygulch Dan-4/4/2011
267Focus on Lifelong Investing » Changing Jobs » Retirement Guide: WritinNeil H-4/4/2011
266this is an old article. I have seen this before and the data was bogusDebt Free212/5/2010
265Dont work too late in life - but when you retire be engaged. atpayplan.natca.neNeil H512/5/2010
264Interesting article on the state of the bond market: Is the Tide Turning? by MaOldAIMGuy-11/30/2010
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