4 big threats to clients' retirement Divorce, adult children, a second home and starting a new business are the top four reasons financial security falters in retirement, according MarketWatch. Divorce is an issue because it is increasing among people aged 50 and up and this change will affect lifestyle and financial independence. Adult children who continue to ask for money, two homes that have their separate maintenance costs and a new business that depletes income could all ultimately become negatives for retirees. --Marketwatch

401(k) no-no's clients should avoid The 401(k) will possibly be most retirees’ biggest income generating asset. Consequently, they should heed these 10 pieces of advice so they don’t commit big mistakes, says Forbes. First, one should invest in a 401(k) and match or even exceed their employer’s contribution. One shouldn’t solely invest in target-date funds. Also, seek help of co-workers in choosing investment options and get a financial advisor.  --Forbes

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