The Importance of Disability Income Insurance – Check out this Stat!

Many of us would rather not think about what would happen if we became unable to work for a period of time due to an unexpected illness or injury. Perhaps it’s easier to believe this could never happen. However, the statistics tell a different story. According to the latest statistics from the Council for Disability Read more about The Importance of Disability Income Insurance – Check out this Stat![…]

‘I hope I can quit working in a few years’: A preview of the U.S. without pensions

No pension, limited savings and rising health care costs. The retirement landscape is shining less bright these days. Where do you stand with Retirement? Check out this article from the Washington Post that describes in detail the current retirement climate.  Bottom-line, it is critical that EVERYONE nearing retirement has a plan. Do you?   https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/i-hope-i-can-quit-working-in-a-few-years-a-preview-of-the-us-without-pensions/2017/12/22/5cc9fdf6-cf09-11e7-81bc-c55a220c8cbe_story.html?tid=ss_mail-amp&utm_term=.7e54dcd0dfe3

The best places to retire lists have this US city in common

Not all seniors dream of kicking back in sunny destinations. Ideal retirement spots are a lot more diverse than you may realize, according to a recent study by Livability.com. The company analyzed U.S. cities on characteristics of livability that its research has shown to be especially important to older Americans, including health care, climate, crime rates, cost of Read more about The best places to retire lists have this US city in common[…]

How and When Should I File for Social Security Income?

The changing of SSI regulations is a recurring thing not to mention the countless laws that are dependent on your year of birth, filing status, your retirement year and more. No wonder one of the biggest obstacles to a successful retirement is Social Security! Anyone can file for benefits, but what is essential is to Read more about How and When Should I File for Social Security Income?[…]

Required Minimum Distributions for Traditional IRAs

Saving as much as you can for retirement, as soon as you can, and as often as you can, is crucial to your financial well-being for when you finally exit the workforce. Suppose you have spent a lifetime contributing to a traditional Individual Retirement Account (IRA), and hope to leave your nest egg untouched for your Read more about Required Minimum Distributions for Traditional IRAs[…]