Retirement Plans

  • Gold may be volatile for short term but good in long term: Anil Rego June 13, 2013

    Anil Rego, personal finance expert and CEO and founder of Right Horizon joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on financial planning and investment tips. Q. I'll be retiring after 10 yrs. Should I invest in fixed deposit or pension plans for retirement planning? Which will give more and guaranteed returns? Asked...
  • I hid my retirement plans, says Michael Hussey March 14, 2013

    Melbourne: Retired Australian batsman Michael Hussey has said that he did not reveal his plans to quit international cricket until the week before the Sydney Test in January because he had feared he would have been dropped earlier from the team had he done so. "Partly why I didn't want to...
  • Jaitley's statements on judiciary unfortunate: Justice Khare October 1, 2012

    The judiciary has roundly criticised Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley's remark that pre-retirement judgements are influenced by the judges' post-retirement plans. Justice VN Khare joined the list of the judges to have come out guns blazing against the BJP leader. "It's absolutely wrong. It's an unfortunate statement," he said. "You...
  • Dhoni refutes retirement claims May 1, 2012

    Chennai: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni Tuesday rubbished talks about his retirement plans in 2013, saying his comments made during the Australian tour were "blown out of proportion" and there was still time for him to take a call. "That was blown out of proportion," he told reporters here referring...
  • All About The Money: retirement planning May 3, 2010

    In 'All About The Money' this time, know about the most important financial decisions that you have to make at a certain point in your life -- planning for retirement. It is becoming all so very important. ...
  • Insurance can make post-retirement life better: experts October 13, 2009

    Amit Sabharwal wants to get his financial goals in place. He has made quite a few investments for various needs of his life but is now confused in how to go about planning his retirement. Our expert solves his dilemma. Q. I am 33 years old and my spouse is 32....
  • Help dad plan his retirement March 20, 2009

    Going grey certainly has its advantages. Senior citizens' discount for air travel, grandchildren to indulge, best seats on the bus, the old cronies club and lazy mornings. It's Sunday and sunshine 365 days of the year. But only if they don't have money on their mind. So if your dad hasn't...
  • Investment tips for post-retirement plans February 25, 2009

    Whoever said variety is good for consumers had no marketing sense. An experiment with jams showed that when a customer had six options to choose from, the conversions were much higher than when he had 24 options to choose from. With so many options, the consumer gets paralysed with the burden...
  • Here's how to retire rich with Rs 40 a day February 5, 2009

    "Take away the terms asset allocation, long term and compounding from a financial advisor's vocabulary and he is pretty much tongue-tied," remarks a friend. But those are the exact three words that can help you retire with Rs 40 a day. Let me show you exactly how. Say you can set...
  • Pensioners add to the labour force in UK August 6, 2008

    London: It might come as a surprise to learn the fastest-growing segment of England's labor force is made up of people who did not plan to be working at all owing to the cash shortfall not covered by their retirement plans. This happened with Jeanette Hold, a 64-old pensioner who...
  • Clijsters to quit tennis for family November 15, 2006

    Brussels: Kim Clijsters declined an offer from the Belgian Olympic Committee on Tuesday to compete at the 2008 Beijing Games, insisting instead that she will retire from tennis next year. "It is a superfluous question," she said on her Web site. "When I take a decision, I stick to it." Clijsters has...