Posts by Texas Financial and Retirement

Do you need more certainty in retirement?

When we’re in the workforce during our accumulation years, the last thing we want to see with our finances is too much stability. We want growth, and lots of it! The chance for that growth is balanced against the risk of some losses. The goal, of course, being to see more gains than losses during…

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How soon do I need to start saving for retirement?

Retirement today is very different than it was half a century ago. In the past, many received pensions from their lifelong employers after they retired. Combining that pension with Social Security and the confidence that their largest purchase (a house) would certainly be worth more every year helped create a stable retirement. Now, pensions are…

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