What to Consider Before Downsizing in Retirement

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Many new retirees find that they are house-rich and cash-poor. Those retirees spent their working years paying off the mortgage, and now that they have stopped working they need a way to turn their investments into a steady stream of cash. Downsizing to a smaller property and investing the extra cash is one way to make ends meet in retirement, but there More...

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