Whether your vision of retirement is cruising down the Danube viewing the majestic castles, sitting on a quiet tropical beach sipping a margarita, playing golf with your buddies, taking your grandkids to Disney, or all of them, what you want most is a comfortable and enjoyable retirement.
But life is not static. The economy, financial markets, taxes, and your health will all change. These unavoidable shifts in your status quo will affect your retirement lifestyle.
The goal of this blog is to keep you up-to-date with new ideas and thoughts on retirement. I hope that at the end of each read, you say to yourself "I did not know that." Then pass it on to a friend so they might have the opportunity to say "thank you, I didn't know that either."
The Risk of When You Start Retirement
Are you leaving your retirement to chance? Do you understand the importance of timing? Watch how two very similar investors, Molly and Sandra, with the same retirement portfolio, can end up with two very different retirements.Read More
Pro tip: apply for Medicare early.
If you’re like most of us, you’ve probably been thinking about your health quite a bit lately — especially if you’re approaching retirement. Trust me, I understand. Anticipating your future medical costs can...Read More
Boomers Proving Valuable to the Workplace
A new survey finds that baby boomers are some of the most motivated members of the workforce today.Read More
Boomers: It’s Getting Easier to Delay Retirement
A new study finds that older job hunters are less likely to be forced into “old-person jobs” these days.Read More
Avoid These Sneaky Retirement Mistakes
Baby boomers should steer clear of these six missteps to boost their chances of a secure retirement.Read More
How Boomers Can Solve the Retirement Equation
Retirement success depends on spending as much as—or less than—you withdraw each month. Here’s how to nail the balance.Read More
Boomers Turning to Reverse Mortgages
Thanks to new rules, reverse mortgages—long seen as loans of last resort—are proving popular with cash-strapped retirees.Read More
Boom Times for Baby Boomers
Baby boomers are hitting retirement age at an excellent time for stocks, and it’s leaving many with more money than they know what to do with.Read More