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Renting In Retirement: Even The President Is Doing It!

Not that long ago, I was sitting with a couple to discuss their retirement and housing plans when I suggested that renting might be a better solution for them than buying. Their shock was almost palpable. “Renting?” they gasped, grimacing and then pulling back from the table. “That’s not for people like us!” they sniffed. […]

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Why A Mortgage Can Make Sense – Even In Retirement

We’ve observed several times why it often makes sense to consider getting or keeping a mortgage, even in retirement. Now, Anya Martin, writing for The Wall Street Journal, is echoing that same advice. In her article “When Debt Isn’t A Four-Letter Word,” Martin says many baby boomers nearing retirement are seeing the wisdom of mortgages, in […]

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