Article by Stef Oates
If you’ve retired and you’re doing all you can to enjoy life to the full, or you plan to do so in the very near future, you may have noticed a common problem affecting many other people in the same boat today – and that’s a lack of income.
In today’s environment of record low interest rates, many retirees – and particularly early retirees – are asset rich-income poor, and they’re wondering what to do about it.
There are various options, but very few of them are 100% safe if you need a decent return.
For example, you could invest in high yielding blue-chip companies, but which can you trust to keep up the dividend payments? Remember, the higher the yield figures, the more the market...