Serena Williams talks to Bradley Cooper about her retirement

Serena Williams talks to Bradley Cooper about her retirement

Bradley Cooper showed a new skill on Saturday when the actor-turned-director interviewed tennis legends Serena and Venus Williams for A+E Networks and the History Channel’s History Talks in Washington DC At the beginning of the conversation, he addressed Serena’s recent announcement that she was retiring from tennis. She played her final match at the US … Read more

Southern Environmental Law Center asks TVA for information on coal-fired plant decommissioning – Tennessee Lookout

Cumberland Fossil Plant. (Photo: Tennessee Valley Authority)

On behalf of the Tennessee Chapter of the Sierra Club and the Appalachian Voices, the Southern Environmental Law Center has asked TVA to prepare a supplemental environmental statement to address concerns about TVA’s draft environmental impact statement, which outlines the agency’s plans to decommission the Cumberland Fossils are listed attachment. The Cumberland Fossil Plant, located … Read more

How to use retirement tools to pay for a disabled child’s future

How to use retirement tools to pay for a disabled child's future

For the parents of a severely disabled child, one financial challenge outweighs all others: ensuring that the child is cared for long after the parents are no longer there to help. That alone is hard enough, but it adds another conundrum: how to pass on enough savings without starving the child from government benefits. James … Read more

Chamber Hears About Small Business Pension Plans | local business

Chamber Hears About Small Business Pension Plans |  local business

At the Farmington Regional Chamber of Commerce Luncheon, held at the Centene Center on August 18, speakers Paul Meinsen and Lisa Sumpter gave a presentation on small business pension plans. Meinsen is a Certified Financial Planner and Financial Advisor to Edward Jones, whose office is at 108 W. Columbia St. Sumpter is also a certified … Read more

Retirement Diaries: Why I’m Happy I Taken a Chance and Moved in Retirement

Retirement Diaries: Why I'm Happy I Taken a Chance and Moved in Retirement

Retirement Snapshot Stacey’s morning walk in La Quinta, California Copyright: Stacey Woelfel Location: La Quinta, California Age: 63 Retired at: 62 Marital status: Married for 41 years Profession: journalist and professor After a career of more than 40 years as a television and documentary journalist, 35 of which she taught at the best and best … Read more

Don’t even take $1 out of your retirement account until you take this important step | business news

Don't even take $1 out of your retirement account until you take this important step |  business news

When you retire, you need to start withdrawing money from your 401(k) or other investment accounts. This requires a huge mindset shift as you have been building these accounts your entire life. And you have to be smart about when and how much you withdraw. Before you start considering distributions, it’s important to do one … Read more

Retirement Diaries: Jan says stay active but not too active

Retirement Diaries: Jan says stay active but not too active

Retirement Snapshot Jan and her family at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium Image rights: Jan Simonsen location: Minnesota Age: 73 Retired at: 65 Marital status: Married profession: Education/Teacher Staying active and engaged is an important part of retirement for Jan. After a fulfilling teaching career, she still likes the flexibility of being able to return to … Read more

The 45-year-old ‘bogus retiree’ shares the most surprising lessons he learned while trying to take early retirement

The 45-year-old 'bogus retiree' shares the most surprising lessons he learned while trying to take early retirement

In June 2012, at the age of 34 and after 13 years in investment banking, I wanted out. So I decided to negotiate a settlement, retire early, and live on passive income through my rental properties, stock dividends, and e-book sales. But just a year later, I realized that the life of travel and free … Read more