Fri, 28 Jan 2011
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Financial planner Mark Balasa and Morningstar's Christine Benz and David Blanchett tackled viewers' most pressing retirement questions, from determining savings rates and income needs to planning for Social Security and maximizing retirement accounts .
T. Rowe Price senior financial planner Christine Fahlund discusses how low interest rates may impact annuity decisions, asset location, and the timing of Social Security .
Professor Meir Statman advocates a structured, total-return approach to income so retirees can tap their portfolios responsibly, but he also says annuities aren't the panacea they seem to be.
Delaying Social Security benefits until age 70 offers the best return for retirees , but there are instances when it's helpful to claim as early as possible.
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