Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:39:00 -0400Death and finances are two of the most difficult topics for people to talk about. Here are five tips to help American workers plan ahead for one of life’s unfortunate certainties.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:11:00 -0400In baseball, nobody gets on base every time at bat. If they strike out a couple times in a game, or series, you don’t fire them immediately. Buried within any player’s on base average is a certain amount of randomness that must be endured. Investing is very much the same.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:34:00 -0400This financial adviser says taking these steps can help you protect your assets after a divorce and shore up your finances.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:46:00 -0400Trusts come in all shapes and sizes -- and may be the perfect tool for your financial and legal needs.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:58:00 -0400In a recent Next Avenue webinar, reverse mortgage experts provided this information about how the loans work and who can get them.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:21:00 -0400In a high market
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:31:00 -0400Life insurance, when used properly, can help supercharge a retirement plan by make the plan more tax efficient, providing peace of mind, improving total portfolio returns, and creating a source of income replacement.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:00:00 -0400The second general approach to dealing with the question of longevity and sustainable spending is to leave the concept of planning horizons behind and simply incorporate survival probabilities into calculations.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0400When it comes to student loans, we often think of them as a burden on new college grads. However, the number of older Americans with student loan debt is growing. For many of those older borrowers, it’s not even their own educations that they’re financing. Read on to find out more.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:23:00 -0400With the Nasdaq Composite index breaking through the 6,000 milestone for the first time and the Dow Jones Industrial Average regaining territory above 21,000, does this market exuberance represent a new ‘dotcom-style’ bubble or a tech revolution? And, what should investors consider now.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:11:00 -0400Trump's tax plan will hurt you in a number of ways. Here's how.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:39:00 -0400In a new survey from Student Loan Hero, more than half of parents who took out or cosigned a loan for their child's education now owe more than $40,000. Here's how to handle the late-in-life debt load.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:11:00 -0400CAPABLE pairs nurse and occupational therapy visits with handyman help to help older adults meet their own goals for functioning and aging at home.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:05:00 -0400A simple guide to finding a financial advisor when you have no idea where to start.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:46:00 -0400Using reminiscence therapy, the goal of the 'dementia village' is to take persons with dementia back to a time when they didn't feel so lost.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:13:00 -0400Tough choices ahead for baby boomers who are behind in savings and worried about losing their jobs to a younger worker
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:53:00 -0400If you want to earn more money but don't know where to start, 12 financial advisors share their top tips for making more dough.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:00:00 -0400Is it ever worth it to pay for financial guidance?
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:41:00 -0400There are any number of ways fraud merchants can swindle you through Bitcoin transactions. Here's how to avoid trouble.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:15:00 -0400The triple lock has done its job in helping improve the fortunes of millions of pensioners. But it needs to die.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:00:00 -0400Take a vacation from your money. You know: Shut it down, get away, let it go… at least for a while. Your reaction might be, “Great! I’m ready, but seriously…how can I take a vacation from my money? It sounds preposterous!”
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:00:00 -0400The relationship between how long you'll live and your sustainable spending rate is a difficult piece of the retirement planning puzzle. A longer retirement horizon means spending less in order to sustain the available resources.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:35:00 -0400Using some $8 million in venture capital raised last year, K4Connect hopes to help older adults and individuals with disabilities via a connected-life software suite that brings together home automation products, health and wellness technologies and communication and social functionality.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:57:00 -0400Make time to learn about how your 401(k) plan works and if you are getting the most out of what the plan offers.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:10:00 -0400Today’s column addresses various questions about the timing of spousal benefits and examines the calculation of widow's benefits.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:48:00 -0400There are two reasons why some boomers may have fewer financial worries in retirement than they expect. But there are three caveats to this.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:31:00 -0400With millions of Americans facing a retirement income shortfall, researchers and thought-leaders suggest the need to use home equity more strategically in retirement to improve financial security.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:08:00 -0400Retirement is more than just running numbers. Here are some questions to ask about the quality of your retirement.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:57:00 -0400Funding for pensions is dangerously low. But there is still hope. As Theodore Roosevelt said, “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.”
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:15:00 -0400Millennials can learn a lot from today's retirees, including the benefit of keeping retirement savings as inaccessible as possible.