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Facebook Inc Looks to Continue the Tech Trend of Strong Earnings

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips Facebook Inc NASDAQ FB touched a new high last week following solid earnings results from Microsoft Corporation NASDAQ MSFT and Alphabet Inc NASDAQ GOOG NASDAQ GOOGL Chances are Source
Posted On 02 Nov 2017

5 Reasons to Consider a Roth IRA

By  Jeremy Reif, CRPS® Retirement planning is far from simple. While that may seem like a blatant understatement, it’s especially true when you start looking at all your investment options and try to determine what is right for you. As part of our new question and answer series,...
Posted On 01 Nov 2017

How To Maximize Your Social Security Benefits

These days Social Security benefits typically replace about 40 of a worker s pre retirement income Yet many financial professionals never touch on the subject of Social Security maximization when they sit down with their clients or it s way at the bottom of their list of...
Posted On 28 Oct 2017

Going Broke is Only 1 Way People Fail Retirement

Your savings are solid the pension is decent and Social Security will provide a nice a supplement to your income just the way it s supposed to Your savings are solid the pension is decent and Social Security will provide a nice a supplement to your income just the way it s...
Posted On 28 Oct 2017

3 Dreaded 401(k) Problems That Can Kill Your Returns

There are several common 401 k administrative issues that can creep in unnoticed and chip away at your retirement savings Losing a portion of your retirement savings is certainly scary but often avoidable Read on for three common issues and tips to avoid each of them There are...
Posted On 28 Oct 2017

3 Reasons to Postpone Collecting Social Security

By  Gene McGovern, MBA You can start collecting Social Security retirement benefits at any age from 62 to 70. If you take them early, you’ll get less each month. If you delay taking benefits, you’ll get more. That can be a very smart move. In a previous  article,  we examined...
Posted On 28 Oct 2017

Do You Have a Written Financial Plan?

In an industry filled with professionals who call themselves planners and with Baby Boomers reaching retirement en masse it s remarkable that clients might still go home without a comprehensive retirement plan In an industry filled with professionals who call themselves planners...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017

Medicaid Annuities Help Protect Savings

Picture this Your spouse has made a permanent move to a nursing home You don t have long term care insurance Medicare won t cover the cost and you have too much money to qualify for Medicaid but not nearly enough to afford the nursing home bills The monthly tab easily 5 000 to 8...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

What Another Fed Rate Hike in 2017 Means for Your Wallet

On Nov. 1, 2017, Janet Yellen will announce if the timing is right for another fed rate hike. So far in 2017, her Federal Open Market Committee has raised its benchmark rate twice to a range between 1.00 and 1.25 percent. Following the committee’s September meeting, Yellen...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

8 Money Moves You Must Make Before 2018

In a few months you ll likely be inundated with posts articles and videos about how you can make 2018 the best year yet But why wait until after Jan 1 to get your money in order for the new year In a few months you ll likely be inundated with posts articles and videos about how...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017