Retirement

Everyone’s dream retirement isn’t the same, but there is no doubt that in every retirement dream, you, the main character, is living the sweet life. Learn some tips and advice on how to achieve the financial freedom that will let you retire in style.

7 Retirement Tips for People in Their 20′S
  • 7 Retirement Tips for People in Their 20′S

7 Retirement Tips for People in Their 20′S

By |September 9th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on Wealthminder

For most people in their 20′s, retirement is an abstract thing to worry about some time in the future.  Because it is so far away, it’s easy not to think about it.  That would be a mistake.  Here are 7 retirement tips to help get  20 somethings on […]

Financial Planning – Your Investment GPS
  • Financial Planning – Your Investment GPS

Financial Planning – Your Investment GPS

By |September 2nd, 2016|

The following post was originally published on Wealthminder

A recent Wealthminder survey found over 70% of individuals don’t have a formal financial plan.  Most of these people wouldn’t dream of starting a project at work or making a major purchase without having a solid plan of attack.  So, why are they willing to leave their financial […]

Why Millennials Should Start Saving for Retirement
  • Why Millennials Should Start Saving for Retirement

Why Millennials Should Start Saving for Retirement

By |September 1st, 2016|

Compared to earlier generations, Millennials are having a difficult time adjusting to life as adults. The Great Recession of 2007 has delayed their ability to start a career, which has also hindered their ability to save for retirement. And it’s not just the younger generation that has been affected by this change in the […]

7 Retirement Planning Tips for People in Their 40′S
  • 7 Retirement Planning Tips for People in Their 40′S

7 Retirement Planning Tips for People in Their 40′S

By |August 19th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on Wealthminder

Have you recently woken up, realized you are no longer in your 20′s or 30′s, and decided it’s time to get serious about your retirement planning?  If so, here are a few suggestions for how to get yourself on the right track.
Give yourself a check-up
The first thing you […]

8 Simple Steps to Pick a Retirement Plan
  • 8 Simple Steps to Pick a Retirement Plan

8 Simple Steps to Pick a Retirement Plan

By |August 10th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on Wealthminder

Figuring out which retirement plan is right for you can be a daunting task.  By following the 8 steps below, you’ll be well on your way towards making a smart decision.
1. Determine how much you will save
The first thing you need to do is figure out how much […]

Will Long Term Care Expenses Consume Your Estate?
  • Will Long Term Care Expenses Consume Your Estate?

Will Long Term Care Expenses Consume Your Estate?

By |August 5th, 2016|

WITH THE LARGE AGING POPULATION OF BABY BOOMERS CONTINUING DOWN THEIR LIFE’S PATH, LONG TERM CARE AND HOME HEALTH CARE CONTINUE TO BE HUGE CONCERNS
What I find when dealing with clients from all over the country is that very few of them have all their gears working together; this makes for a very unbalanced […]

Bad News: You Will Absolutely Need to Save More to Retire Comfortably
  • Bad News: You Will Absolutely Need to Save More to Retire Comfortably

Bad News: You Will Absolutely Need to Save More to Retire Comfortably

By |July 19th, 2016|

This is a guest post by Passive Income Dude at www.passiveincomedude.blogspot.com

Hello everyone,

I hate to bring bad news, but there is something going on around you, something you may have missed until now, but it is something we absolutely can no longer overlook as responsible individuals and investors.  If you have a family you are […]

Retirement Fears Keep Americans up at Night
  • Retirement Fears Keep Americans up at Night

Retirement Fears Keep Americans up at Night

By |July 19th, 2016|

By Jim Poolman

Are you worried about outliving your savings? Are thoughts of a retirement without basic necessities like healthcare coverage causing you stress?

If so, you’re not alone. A new survey from the Indexed Annuity Leadership Council (IALC) shows that many Americans are anxious about their retirement. According to the survey, Americans’ top 3 retirement […]

How the Future Will Dramatically Change Your Retirement and Everything Else
  • How the Future Will Dramatically Change Your Retirement and Everything Else

How the Future Will Dramatically Change Your Retirement and Everything Else

By |July 16th, 2016|

500 years ago it took a century for significant change to occur. Today, meaningful change can occur in months. It will be our ability to grasp these changes that will radically affect our lives for better or worse. I think very few people recognize and even fewer are preparing for the changes that are coming. […]

Guaranteed Income - Planning Early Could Help You Avoid Working in Retirement
  • Guaranteed Income - Planning Early Could Help You Avoid Working in Retirement

Guaranteed Income – Planning Early Could Help You Avoid Working in Retirement

By |July 14th, 2016|

My last article spoke about the second of seven gears of riches; Investing. The third gear is your Guaranteed Income.  Meaning, you need to be able to set your watch by how much money you will be collecting on a monthly basis. Planning for this early can help you avoid working to make up […]