What Will Happen to Social Security?

  Unless you’ve been living in a cave – and perhaps even then, if you have cable service – you’ve probably heard about the problems facing Social Security. It’s a

4 Easy Steps to Manage Your Cash Flow

  Most retirees live on a fixed income to some degree, which means your budgeting skills are key to ensuring financial comfort. It can be difficult to draw more money

The Hidden Key to Estate Planning

  When you think of estate planning, do you think of passing on your assets after you pass away? Maybe you also think of funeral plans and other last wishes.

Don’t Count On Medicare

  The rising cost of healthcare has been all over the news in recent years, and it’s a concern that affects everyone whether you’re age 2 or 92. Unfortunately, a

Your Retirement: Is Your Timing Off?

  When you picture your retirement, what do you see? If you’re like most people, you have a pretty solid vision in mind. And yet, for many retirees, surprises can

The Best Ways to Give to Your Grandchildren

  It’s a common joke that grandchildren are wonderful because you can love them and spoil them – and then give them back to their parents when you’re tired! Grandkids

Why is Diversification Important?

  You’ve probably heard the saying, “don’t put all your eggs in one basket” for most of your life. While this expression is true for a variety of situations, it’s

Matters of the Heart Impact the Wallet

We all tend to think of love and marriage with our rose-colored glasses planted firmly on our noses. But the truth is that matters of the heart often impact the

6 Easy Ways to Save for Retirement

It’s generally a lot more fun to spend money than to save it, but your retirement years won’t be much fun if you’re broke, either! Therefore it’s always better to