Richard Barrington

Richard Barrington

Staff Writer

Richard Barrington, CFA, is a 20-year veteran of the financial industry, including having served for over a dozen years as a member of the Executive Committee of Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc.

Recent Posts
Best Cities for Retirement 2017

Retirees may have different tastes in culture and recreation, but there are some basic aspects of a retirement living environment that have fairly universal appeal. ranked the 20 best cities for retirement to help you decide where to spend your golden years, coming up with a diverse list, with choices that span across the country. There are some names on the list you might expect, and some that will probably come as a big…

Refinancing Tips When Rates Start to Rise

Rising interest rates can mean many things for the U.S. economy, but one thing is always certain when it comes to homeowners: when rates go up, refinancing goes down. With the Federal Open Markets Committee — the 12-member group that helps decide monetary policy as part of the Federal Reserve — set to meet on Dec. 13 and 14, mortgage rates could be on track to do something they have rarely done in recent years, which is…

The Essential Guide to Retirement

There is no shortage of retirement saving advice out there, but do you find it’s hard to find advice relevant to your situation when you need it? If so, this guide should help. Here are a couple of basic ground rules to this guide: This is not financial advice for the rich and famous. As much as financial professionals like to write about the more exotic vehicles and tactics out there, those things have no…