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7 Reasons Baby Boomer Women Have a Problem Ahead

In survey after survey people who are in retirement or close to it say their No 160 1 worry is running out of money They should be worried Especially women A lot of Baby Boomer women now ages 53 to 71 are in an odd spot Attitudes and expectations about what they hoped Source
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

Where to Turn When Bonds Arent the Investment They Used to Be

Bonds have long been viewed as a great alternative for people who were in search of a good and relatively conservative investment Bonds have long been viewed as a great alternative for people who were in search of a good and relatively conservative investment They provided a nice...
Posted On 24 Oct 2017

5 Questions to Help You Find the Right Financial Planner

If you re nearing retirement you ve probably realized the planning involved is about more than deciding which golf club you ll join or where you ll take your first cruise If you re nearing retirement you ve probably realized the planning involved is about more than deciding which...
Posted On 24 Oct 2017

The Downsides of Retirement That Nobody Talks About

The realities you face when you stop working might be a far cry from your retirement dream. Of course, retiring broke or not being able to retire at all are among  the worst-case scenarios . But there are plenty of other snags you might encounter. Here are 14 downsides of...
Posted On 21 Oct 2017

Baby Boomer Women Have a Big Retirement Problem Ahead

In survey after survey people who are in retirement or close to it say their No 160 1 worry is running out of money In survey after survey people who are in retirement or close to it say their No 1 worry is running out of money SEE ALSO How Losing a Spouse Could Raise Source
Posted On 21 Oct 2017

6 Ways to Protect Your Nest Egg When You Fear a Bear Market

Lately clients seem to be more concerned than usual that a market correction is looming And naturally those nearing retirement want to be sure their nest egg is protected Lately clients seem to be more concerned than usual that a market correction is looming And naturally those Source
Posted On 21 Oct 2017

You Can Contribute More to Your 401(k) in 2018

Question How much will I be able to contribute to my 401 k and IRA in 2018 Also are the income limits to be eligible to contribute to a Roth IRA increasing Question How much will I be able to contribute to my 401 k and IRA in 2018 Also are the income limits to be eligible to...
Posted On 21 Oct 2017

8 Steps to Picking the Right Medicare Plans

Most people fill Medicare s coverage gaps by buying a Medicare supplement medigap plan and a Part D prescription drug plan or they get both medical and drug coverage from a private insurer with a Medicare Advantage plan You have from October 15 to December 7 each year to pick a Source
Posted On 21 Oct 2017

The Medigap Conundrum If You Take a Job in Retirement

At 65 you retire dutifully sign up for Medicare Parts A B and D and select a Medicare supplement medigap policy to help cover your out of pocket costs It s not cheap but you re confident you have the insurance you need At 65 you retire dutifully sign up for Medicare Parts A B and...
Posted On 21 Oct 2017

5 Ways to Increase Your Income in Retirement

By David Edmond Not properly planning for your retirement can be challenging, both financially and health wise. If you want to live comfortable during your retirement years, it’s important you plan your finances ahead of time. Planning your personal finances before retirement...
Posted On 21 Oct 2017