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Retirement: 5 best tips from my time at USA TODAY

Rodney Brooks
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June 2, 2015

It's really hard to believe. Has it really been 2½ years since I started writing this retirement column?

I've talked to hundreds of retirement planners, financial advisers and authors from just about every part of the country. I made sure I got the view from the heartland — in an effort to not focus on the so-called high net-worth clients.

It's been a wonderful ride. And I'm sorry to say, the ride is coming to an end.

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