Two Articles that Make You Go... "Hmmm"...

Updated: Oct 15, 2020


I don't know if you have ever heard of the "Retirement Red Zone" (this is the 5 years before and 5 years after you retire and taking withdrawals from a down portfolio)... but Dawn Wells of 'Gilligan's Island' has had recent financial troubles.

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/gilligans-island-star-shares-a-cautionary-financial-tale-2018-09-06?mod=hp_minor_pos20

Here's some quotes from the article:

"In the last nine days, the GoFundMe campaign has raised more than $50,000 in donations from more than 1,400 people. “After 2008, like many of us, Dawn suffered through the banking crash and lost everything including her life savings,” Kirkpatrick said."

"The actress, 79, confirmed the authenticity of the GoFundMe campaign on her official Facebook FB page on Wednesday."

If Dawn Wells is 79 today, she was 69 back in 2008. Assuming t