Retirement Expert Jack Phelps Publishes New Article Questioning The Use of “Rules of Thumb”

Jack Phelps, founder of The Relaxing Retirement Coach, discusses why Rules of Thumb leave you lacking financial confidence.

Wellesley, MA– January 18, 2013Jack Phelps, founder of The Relaxing Retirement Coach, a Retirement Coaching company, recently published an article on his website ( discussing decision making in retirement.

The article, titled “Are You Making Decisions Based on Rules of Thumb?” illustrates how dangerous generalized ‘Rules of Thumb” can be to your financial health.

Jack Phelps writes, “If the consequences of blindly following rules of thumb like this weren’t so costly and dangerous, I’d settle for just saying they’re silly. But, the stakes are just too high.”

The Relaxing Retirement Coach, Inc. provides their members with the ‘missing structure’ they need to make a seamless and relaxing transition to their retirement years so they can confidently do everything they want to do without worrying about money.  Their Relaxing Retirement Coaching Program™ provides members with a personalized, one-on-one retirement coaching relationship with constant attention to each and every detail necessary for them to consistently enjoy a relaxing retirement experience.

The entire article can be found at

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About Jack Phelps

Prior to developing The Relaxing Retirement Coaching Program back in 1994, Jack spent five years as a registered representative with Prudential Financial Services. In 1992, he received his Chartered Financial Consultant designation from The American College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. In 1989, Jack graduated from Holy Cross College in Worcester, Massachusetts with a B.A. in Economics.

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