By: Kathleen Longo, CFP®, CAP®, CDFA
Planning for retirement can be a source of confusion or anxiety for many people. Retirement can be fraught with uncertainty given the fact that many people will face a long retirement period of 25 years plus. While many factors need to come together to make a cohesive and sustainable long-term plan, the biggest concern most people face is the fear of making financial mistakes or decisions based on emotion as they plan for this next stage of life. Here are some ideas for decreasing anxiety and increasing clarity on the road to sound retirement planning.