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2014/02/13
We revisit our original bucket portfolio, check up on performance, and make a few tweaks.
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2010/08/31
The Combine feature in Morningstar.com's Portfolio Manager tool allows investors to create a streamlined view of their assets to help accomplish specific goals.
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2013/12/02
These worksheets can help you tackle basic financial-planning tasks, such as setting up a budget, or more advanced ones, such as setting your in-retirement portfolio-withdrawal rate.
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2014/03/06
We check up on performance and recommend a small tweak in our portfolio geared toward those with shorter time horizons.
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2011/09/15
See what we recommend for risk-tolerant ETF investors with 20-plus-year time horizons.
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2011/09/15
See what we recommend for risk-averse ETF investors.
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2015/01/28
Setting aside one to two years' worth of living expenses in one bucket can make it easier for retirees to also hold more volatile assets with higher potential returns for the later years of retirement.
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2012/03/22
Bad timing could obliterate the long-term benefits of these investments.
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2010/08/12
Even though the process might appear convoluted, there are key factors to consider when optimizing Social Security benefits for your spouse and yourself.
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2011/04/12
See what we recommend for risk-averse ETF investors.
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2010/04/12
Beware of locking in a low fixed payout.
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2011/11/15
Following this rule of thumb might serve you well in case interest rates go up.
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2011/02/16
Conduct a quick portfolio checkup using our handy tool.
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2014/12/10
Although some of these common tacks seem sensible, they have drawbacks, too.
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2011/05/12
The essential first step for retirement portfolio planning: finding the right stock/bond mix.
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2011/07/22
Getting this calculation right can help ensure that you keep up with cost-of-living increases but don't outlive your savings.
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2012/01/08
Morningstar.com posters like holdings that show them the money, while others are taking a contrarian tack.
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2009/10/15
An interview with Jason Zweig, author of Your Money and Your Brain.
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2011/05/22
Morningstar readers share guidance on money matters as well as getting the best out of life for recent college graduates.
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2011/11/14
Put investments' payouts in the proper context.
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2011/04/11
When it comes to exchange-traded funds, asset allocation and diversification matter more than the vehicle you choose.
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2011/04/12
See what we recommend for risk-averse ETF investors with a 15- to 20-year time horizon.
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2011/04/12
See what we recommend for risk-tolerant ETF investors with 20-plus-year time horizons.
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2010/07/08
Working longer and managing spousal benefits are key variables when factoring Social Security into your retirement plan.
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2011/01/28
These funds can form Part 2 of a two-part short-term fund.
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2010/09/13
Beware of locking in a low fixed payout.
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2011/01/25
A soon-to-be-retiree deploys her sizable cash stake.
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2011/01/27
Don't swap your whole fixed-income position for dividend-paying stocks.
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2010/10/12
Ask yourself these questions to find a dividend-focused winner for your portfolio.
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2010/11/23
Morningstar.com offers two sets of data points for a given ETF, but these data have two separate uses.
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