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5 financial lessons I learned from my time as a circus clown – MarketWatch

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus operated Clown College from 1969 to 1997. I attended in fall 1978 in Venice, Fla., home of Ringling’s winter quarters. Clown College was a one-semester, tuition-free, rigorous training program in clowning. After completing General Electric’s GE, -0.95% two-year financial management program, I wanted to do something different. I …

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5 financial lessons I learned from my time as a circus clown – MarketWatch

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus operated Clown College from 1969 to 1997. I attended in fall 1978 in Venice, Fla., home of Ringling’s winter quarters. Clown College was a one-semester, tuition-free, rigorous training program in clowning. After completing General Electric’s GE, -0.68% two-year financial management program, I wanted to do something different. I …

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Retirement planning advice we’re not getting from financial advisers – MarketWatch

Retirement is one of the Top 10 most stressful life events, according to the psychiatrists Thomas Holmes and Richard Rahe. As someone who recently began unretirement (or semiretirement), I concur. But it seems to me — as well as retirement analysts, retirement coaches and financial advisers I interviewed for this column — financial advisers could …

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