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Don't Go Broke in Retirement: A Simple Plan to Build Lifetime Retirement Income by [Steve  Vernon]

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"When you retire, or are planning to retire, there's just one thing you need to know: Can you make your savings last as long as you will? Steve Vernon helps you answer that question--putting you on track to financial security for life."--Jane Bryant Quinn, author of How to Make Your Money Last: The Indispensable Retirement Guide 
"This is exactly what every pre-retiree needs--a simple framework for planning and maximizing your retirement income, within a structure that takes away much of the financial worry so you can relax and enjoy this next stage of life." --Terry Savage, author of The Savage Truth on Money and a nationally syndicated financial columnist
"Retirement shouldn't be about fiddling with spreadsheets or staying glued to CNBC. Don't Go Broke in Retirement teaches how to construct a solid financial plan for retirement in a straightforward, easy-to-implement way. This elegant volume gets right to the point so retirees can get on with their lives.--Christine Benz, director of personal finance and a senior columnist for Morningstar Inc.
"This valuable volume explains how middle-income households can make their retirement savings last the rest of their lives. It's written in clear English by a real expert, and the approach is simple. Buy the book, read it, and enjoy the security of knowing you won't go broke in retirement."--Alicia Munnell, Peter F. Drucker Professor of Management Sciences and director of the Center for Retirement Research, Boston College
"Whether in life or with one's finances, simple solutions are almost always superior. In his new book, Steve Vernon explains with brilliant simplicity how to worry less about money and enjoy life more."--Allan Roth, AARP Money contributor and author of How a Second Grader Beats Wall Street
"Steve Vernon's Don't Go Broke in Retirement is a well-written, smart book that really does offer a simple plan for building lifetime retirement income. Vernon's expertise, coupled with practical suggestions, provides real solutions." --M. Cindy Hounsell, president of the Women's Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER)
"Steve Vernon does a masterful job explaining a simple approach toward building a retirement income plan that anyone can master. Job well done." --Wade D. Pfau, PhD, CFA, RICP, director of the Retirement Income Certified Professional program at The American College of Financial Services and founder of  
"Steve Vernon has a gift for sorting through the clutter on retirement advice and focusing on the things that matter most. Don't Go Broke in Retirement is must reading if you're trying to decide when to retire and how you'll replace your paycheck after you quit work." --Mark Miller, retirement journalist, author, and podcaster

About the Author

For more than 40 years, Steve Vernon, FSA, has analyzed, researched, and communicated about the most difficult retirement topics, including finances, health and lifestyle. He worked in the private sector for 30 years as a consulting actuary with Watson Wyatt and Mercer, helping Fortune 1000 employers manage and communicate their retirement programs. During that time, he worked on the front lines of the extraordinary shift that's taken place in retirement plans, as employers switched from traditional, defined benefit pension plans to 401(k) and other defined contribution plans.  
Steve has served for more than seven years in his encore career as a research scholar at the Stanford Center on Longevity. Steve is also president of Rest-of-Life Communications, a company he founded that delivers retirement planning workshops and conducts retirement education campaigns. He has never sold insurance, annuities or investments, which enables him to be unbiased in his writing and recommendations.   
Steve writes a regular column for where he addresses the critical topics facing people in retirement.  
A Fellow in the Society of Actuaries, Steve graduated summa cum laude from the University of California, Irvine, with a double major in mathematics and social science. 
Steve lives in Oxnard, California, with his wife, Melinda, where they're following the advice from his books for their own retirement and rest-of-life. For more information, visit

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B08D73BJDR
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Rest-of-Life Communications (July 17, 2020)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ July 17, 2020
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 5438 KB
  • Simultaneous device usage ‏ : ‎ Unlimited
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 186 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Enabled
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