GETTING A HANDLE ON SPENDING

The Globe and Mail – Financial Facelift by Dianne Maley

web_gmm“Jill and Darby, both 62, are looking forward to easing into retirement. She has her own business and he has just quit his job to work as a consultant. Together, they earn a tidy sum, netting $10,000 a month. But their spending is high, too. And they are in the real estate market up to their ears. “Can we survive in retirement?” Jill asks in an e-mail. We asked Gina Macdonald, a financial planner at Macdonald, Shymko & Co. Ltd. in Vancouver, to look at Darby and Jill’s situation.”  Click here to read the rest of this article 

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