The Bogleheads' Guide to Retirement Planning (Google eBook)

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John Wiley & Sons, Sep 24, 2009 - Business & Economics - 400 pages
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The Bogleheads are back-with retirement planning advice for thosewho need it!

Whatever your current financial situation, you must continue tostrive for a viable retirement plan by finding the most effectiveways to save, the best accounts to save in, and the right amount tosave, as well as understanding how to insure against setbacks andhandle the uncertainties of a shaky economy.

Fortunately, the Bogleheads, a group of like-minded individualinvestors who follow the general investment and business beliefs ofJohn C. Bogle, are here to help. Filled with valuable advice on awide range of retirement planning issues, including some pearls ofwisdom from Bogle himself, The Bogleheads' Guide to RetirementPlanning has everything you need to succeed at thisendeavor.

  • Explains the different types of savings accounts and retirementplans
  • Offers insights on managing and funding your retirementaccounts
  • Details efficient withdrawal strategies that could help youmaintain a comfortable retirement lifestyle
  • Addresses essential estate planning and gifting issues

With The Bogleheads' Guide to Retirement Planning, you'lldiscover exactly what it takes to secure your financial future,today.

  

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User Review  - Carius - LibraryThing

This is an excellent book for retirement planning and it's full of useful information. At a time it can be little bit dry to read but then again who read retirement planning book for fun? I did get ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

The writing can be a little dry but let's face it, this is a dry topic. I give it 4 stars because it has lots of solid information and practical advice and can serve as a useful reference on a variety of topics. Read full review

Contents

PART II SAVINGS ACCOUNTS AND RETIREMENT PLANS
33
PART III MANAGING YOUR RETIREMENT ACCOUNTS
117
PART IV THE RETIREMENT PAYOFF
167
PART V PROTECTING YOUR ASSETS
219
PART VI FINDING GOOD ADVICE WHEN YOU NEED IT
283
APPENDIX I Pearls of Wisdom
327
APPENDIX II Recommended Reading
333
Glossary
337
About the Editors
351
Index
355
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About the author (2009)

TAYLOR LARIMORE has been dubbed by Money magazine as "theDean of the Vanguard Diehards," and Jack Bogle himself calls Taylor"the King of the Bogleheads." Now eighty-six and retired, Larimoreregularly spends several hours a day answering questions for freeon the Bogleheads.org forum.

MEL LINDAUER was dubbed "the Prince of the Bogleheads" byJack Bogle. Together with Taylor Larimore, he initiated andcontinues to organize the grassroots Bogleheads annual meetings.Lindauer has been quoted in a number of newspapers and magazinesand has appeared on CNNfn.

RICHARD A. FERRI, CFA, is a key member of the growingBogleheads "brain trust" and founder and CEO of the investmentfirm, Portfolio Solutions, LLC. He is the author of seven books,including The ETF Book: All You Need to Know About Exchange-TradedFunds and The Power of Passive Investing, both published byWiley.

LAURA F. DOGU, called "the Queen of the Bogleheads,"participated as an investment panelist during the Bogleheadsmeetings for the last four years. Dogu is a career Foreign ServiceOfficer with the U.S. Department of State.

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