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An Annuity Can Help Restore Your Confidence in Retirement

Sometimes we forget just how fragile a nest egg can be Sometimes we forget just how fragile a nest egg can be SEE ALSO Quiz Are Annuities Right for You SEE ALSO Quiz Are Annuities Right for You When the economy tanked in 2008 retirees watched in horror as U S markets suffered Source
Posted On 12 May 2017

Financial Planning: Go One Step at a Time

Have you ever tried to build something from scratch without directions Have you ever tried to build something from scratch without directions SEE ALSO Is 1 Million Enough to Retire SEE ALSO Is 1 Million Enough to Retire Recently I ordered a dresser for my living room online Source
Posted On 12 May 2017

One Way Retirees Could Pay 0% in Capital Gains Taxes

Could your capital gains bill be lower than you think Most people are surprised to learn that instead of a uniform rate there are actually three federal long term capital gains tax rates Could your capital gains bill be lower than you think Most people are surprised to learn that...
Posted On 12 May 2017

3 Key Steps To Save More For Retirement

By Mike Loo, MBA One of the most common questions a financial advisor hears is, “Am I saving enough for retirement?” This seems to be at the top of people’s minds, especially as they get older. Because every person’s dreams and goals are different, there’s no one-size-fits-all...
Posted On 12 May 2017

A Mother’s Day gift for baby boomer moms

This Mother s Day as I ve done for many years I ve been reflecting on my own mom and how she was a key motivator behind why I m passionate about tackling the retirement challenge My mother was a high school math teacher and she and my father worked hard to build a stable life for...
Posted On 12 May 2017

SoftBank investing $5 billion in China ride hailing firm Didi Chuxing

TOKYO (Reuters) – SoftBank Group Corp said it has agreed to invest $5 billion in China’s Didi Chuxing, confirming it led a recent fund-raising round by the ride-hailing firm that sources said valued Didi at more than $50 billion. Source
Posted On 12 May 2017

Samsung Electronics creates new contract chip manufacturing division

SEOUL (Reuters) – Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it has formed a new division within its semiconductor business for contract chip manufacturing as the firm seeks to attract more customers. Source
Posted On 12 May 2017

Sprint, SoftBank start early deal talks over T-Mobile: BBG

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Sprint and its controlling shareholder SoftBank have started preliminary conversations to merge with T-Mobile US, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter. Source
Posted On 12 May 2017

Thailand gives Facebook until Tuesday to remove ‘illegal’ content

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Facebook Thailand could face legal action next week after Thai authorities warned Facebook Inc to take down content deemed threatening to national security or violating strict lese majeste laws, the telecoms regulator said on Friday. Source
Posted On 12 May 2017