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By Wendy Fisher, Retirement-Online.com

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Retired Ford motor hourly...Sell My pension. 
I've been retired from Ford motor co. about seven years..my question is can I sell the remainer of my account for a lump sum??And what would be a fair …

Drawing retirement on ex-husbands social security 
I was married for twenty three years and was a stay at home mom, before I divorced and went back to school and started working. Someone told me I can …

Retirement account (over age 70)? 
I am 71 and need to work full time again. I will be using an LLC and pay myself as an employee. Is there any retirement plan that can be structured that …

retirement as income for section 8 housing 
I live in Section 8 housing for 2 yrs+. My retirement has been sitting drawing interest until I am old enough to draw out without penalty. I'm 58yrs old. …

Recalulation of Social Security benefits possible? 
Is it possible to have a recalculation of my social Security benefits? Ii took early Social security. I am now 68, and trying to survive on 434$ a Month, …

College Student with
Retirement Question
 
HI! I'm in an adulthood and aging course at Lackawanna College, PA. My Professor's name is Sharon N. A classmate and I are doing a power point presentation …

Ready to Retire? 30 years at the same job... 
I will be 60 in 3 weeks and I want to retire from my job because of the stress. I'm to young to stay home all the time and I am at a loss as to what …

Early retirement 
Hi I am 55, 56 in December I have worked at two companys - one for 10 years the other for 18. I was laid off from the last 2 years ago and have a pension …

Retirement party 
After you retire, when should you have a retirement party? Wendy: Honestly, the retirement parties I've attended were all done before you retire, …

Retirement benefits and disability benefits 
I am eligible for disability and will get my first check soon. Will I also be able to collect my social security retirement benefit or are the two combined? …

UK Will 
My aunt in England passed away this year. Her will has left everything divided between my cousin in England and myself in Australia. As my cousin is …

Taxation on pension 
Are taxes taken out of my pension if I move from Calif. to Nevada? Wendy There is no personal income tax in Nevada (working or retired). Some states, …

Thank you for your site! 
Hello Wendy, You website is amazing and so professional. I came to your website as I wanted to meet new people. Not for romance at all. I love hearing …

Wrestling with the decision.... To Retire or Not To Retire? 
I'm torn between loosing the salary and gaining the stress-free life I feel I've earned after 22 years of teaching. I'll be 67 in April and would like …

Why work? 
I'm 63 and in government work. Currently have 37% disposable income. If I retire now, between pension and SS will have 32% disposable income. This includes …

NEW RETIREE: Should i worry? 
Just retired w/$500k in a Fidelity managed IRA. it has lost $10k in three weeks!!! Wendy's Two cents: I'm not a financial planner so I'll leave that …

Retiring and RVing 
We are trying to RV but the housing market stopped us from putting the house on the market. We owe what the house is now worth as opposed to 5 yrs ago. …

Paying taxes on a state retirement from MI
because now living in IN...
 
MI retirement office didn't know who I should contact in IN to find out how much I have to pay and where to pay this amount. Could you help me? Thanks. …

How to De-clutter the Home? 
How do you clear out all the papers, books, reference books and other clutter accumulated from your teaching years? Wendy's Reply: Oh wow, Mari, …

What to do in Retirement
for Michigan Senior
 
I need some suggestions as how to cope with my newly retired husband who has no hobbies except watching t.v. Thank you. Wendy's two cents: …

Still working & drawing social security... 
Do i have to quit my current job in order to start drawing my social security benefits at age 66? I need to continue working for spouse's insurance …

Retirement 
I retired in 10/2013 the retirement info went into the retirement system automatically for only one of the pensions, I worked for a bank and have 2 pensions …

Chevron Retirement  
I use to work from chevron and had been with them since 1991 and was a manager when my store was sold. chevron closed a lot of stores in dfw area. so when …

457(f) deferred compensation 
I have contibuted to a 457(f) deferred compensation plan for each of the past three years. Each year's contribution has gone into a separate account, with …

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Retirement 
When I retire in 2014 from teaching in Georgia at age 68, with just short of 33 years, will I have to pay taxes on my retirement? My pension will be …

Early retirement 
Was told early retirement was based on the age I last worked not my current age ? Company went under three years ago and I waited to collect and I'm …

66 years old and retiring 
what do I need to know about retirement from my employer? Wendy: You give no details so how can I give you the questions to ask? If your employer …

Retirement benefits 
If I retire in July and make more from Jan-July than I'm allowed to make in a year will I not receive anything from social security the next 5 months. …

Anticipating relocating as a retired teacher, wondering about Social Security 
Since 1970 through 1994, I worked in regular jobs and paid into social security. The last 20 years, I have worked as a teacher, where no social security …

Amount needed to retire 
I was just told I screwed up mightily because I am living on Social Security of $11,000. I was told that my friend's mother is 94, that the woman made …

Taxes after retirement 
Hi I am 56.5 have worked for a major California Healthcare Company for 34 years. 2 years ago they reduced our lump sum retirement option by 20%. Word …

Retired: moving from pa to another state 
I would like to know if I move into another state. Can I get my benefits from the same state I moved from? Wendy: Of course.. they can't deny your …

Pension: can I remarry? 
Hello, My husband has it set up that I will draw his retirement if he dies. But if down the line I want to remarry will I still draw that retirement …

Health Insurance with Medicare 
I would like to know , since I have 2 medical ecoverages, is that enough? I have medicare PART A&B.... I also have tri-care prime for life! Just …

Distribution of IRA  
I purchased an investment property for retirement 2 years ago. I paid 50% and carried a mortgage for the remaining 50% . With the way the economy seems …

Retirement funds
Lost in a Ponzi Scheme!
 
My employer has had me in a retirement plan with Three Oaks Currency Fund, LP for the last 12 yrs. I have recently found out the this was a Ponzi Scheme. …

Retiring: Sale of LLC? 
I am getting ready to retire at age 62, I have a full time career now and also own an llc. Can I sell the llc to my wife before I retire so that the income …

Retirement: Divorced 
I was married for 18 years and was awarded half of my x husbands retirement. Do I have to wait to get my half... I want to invest. is there anyway …

Work pension plan 
I worked for a place that did away with their retirement plan and put the money into our 401k plan. I have retired and taken that money. Do they keep …

Medicare and Still Working... 
I signed up for Medicare A before my 65th birthday. If I receive social security at 66 and continue to work with employer-paid health coverage, do I have …

Recently Retired...
is this confidential?
 
Are these e-mails confidential? Wendy's reply: It depends on what you want to do. If you use the "contact me" on the left navigation bar, a private …

Best Health Insurance Plan for Mom 
I have been scouring the insurance sites trying to find out which health insurance plan & company is best for my elderly Mom. I figured if anyone knew …

Low Income help for retiree 
I have a few questions that I would like to find some answers to : We live in Colorado I’m 63 and my wife is 69, we are both receiving SSA benefits. …

Retirement Earnings 
At age 68 is there a limit to how much I earn if I started drawing my social security benefits at age 62? Wendy's Reply: Depending on your "full retirement …

Retirement e-mail 
I can't seem to get on to the retirement e-mail. How do I do this? Wendy's reply: Click on the CONTACT ME on the left navigation bar.. and tell …

Retired people having to reenter the workforce and the positive implications 
I am writing a paper for my BSN on retired people and senior citizens reentering the workforce. I would like to list the negative and positive impacts …

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