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The Honeymoon Phase of Early Retirement

The Honeymoon Phase of Early Retirement     The first several months of early retirement are the honeymoon phase. While it can be a little different for each early retiree, once you finally “break the chains,” there is a sequence […]

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Outcome Bias and Investing

Outcome Bias and Investing

How to Choose your Results When Investing     How would you like to choose your results when investing? As it turns out, we all do! It is a common bias called the outcome bias. Also known as “resulting,” the […]

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Covert Narcissistic Physicians

Can You Spot the Covert Narcissist in the Hospital?   You can’t throw a stone in the hospital and not hit a narcissist. While narcissism is a common trait in the USA, is it more common in physicians? Your department […]

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longevity risk and retirement planning

Longevity Risk and Retirement Planning

Longevity Risk and Retirement Planning Longevity Risk and Retirement Planning go hand in hand. Longevity is the great risk multiplier in retirement! We all know the greatest fear in retirement is running out of money. Obviously, the longer you live, […]

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Should I Self-Fund Long Term Care?

Self-Funding Long Term Care If you build wealth and want to self-fund for Long-Term Care, you have the best of both worlds. Since there are no good options for Long Term Care Insurance, the baseline case is self-funding. That is, […]

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Gratitude and Joy in Retirement

Gratitude and Joy in Retirement

A Joyful Retirement is a Grateful One   Do you want more joy in retirement? If so, practice gratitude. Gratitude and joy are necessary to live the good life. So why not increase the joy of retirement by cultivating gratitude? […]

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Positioning to “Time” the Stock Market

How to Time the Market with Positioning You can’t time the market! Many have tried, and many have failed. But there is an acceptable way for investors to time the market: what about positioning assets rather than predicting the future? […]

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Retirement Identity Crisis

Retirement Identity Crisis

Self-Acceptance to Prevent the Retirement Identity Crisis   You have a different identity pre-retirement than when you retire. While working, you introduce yourself by what you do. When you retire, the goal is to introduce yourself as who you are. […]

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