What would retirement look like if you have less than $1 million saved? Don’t worry, Casey breaks it down for you in last week’s episode of the Mullooly Asset Show.
Here’s what I’ve been reading this morning:
‘Why it Makes Sense to Wait for Social Security Even If Benefits are Cut’ – Neal Templin – Barron’s
- Social Security is one of those hot topic issues that everyone seems to have their own opinion about. This article discusses that even *if* benefits get cut at some point in the future, it would STILL make sense to wait to claim.
‘The Good & Bad of Investing in the Stock Market’ – Ben Carlson – A Wealth of Common Sense
- In all aspects of life, you rarely gain anything without taking some kind of risk. That is abundantly true about the stock market as well. Ben breaks down some of the good things and some of the bad things about investing in the market.
‘One of the Biggest Mistakes in Investing’ – Ben Carlson – A Wealth of Common Sense
- Trust me, there are a LOT of mistakes that investors can make over the span of their career. Many of those mistakes can end up seeming inconsequential, but Ben writes about one of the biggest mistakes you can make.
‘Building a Barbell’ – Adam Grossman – Humble Dollar
- The Silicon Valley Bank disaster has provided some important lessons over the last few weeks, but I think Adam’s lesson here may take the cake. Taking risks is one thing, but the need for sufficient protection to balance out the risk is paramount.