Inflation Impact on Retirement Planning

Inflation Impact on Retirement Planning

Few things can cause as many problems for your retirement outlook as inflation. You know that when the average inflation rate increases, things get more expensive. But did you know that the types of goods and services used by the elderly are affected more by inflation than the goods and services used by younger people? […]

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The New Retirement = The New Normal

The New Retirement = The New Normal

We’re in an era of The New Retirement, which is a mindset and a necessity, considering the unique factors that face present and future retirement outlooks. It wasn’t that long ago when people worked until age 60, then retired and collected a pension. But the dynamic has changed tremendously in the past 15 years.

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4 Biggest 401K Investment Mistakes to Avoid

4 Biggest 401k Investment Mistakes to Avoid

You know the importance of strengthening your 401K for your retirement, but what you might not be aware of are the costly mistakes that many people make with their 401Ks. We certainly want to help you avoid short-changing your 401K – if not destroying your 401K altogether, so take a look at what we see as the most common 401K investment mistakes.

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Benefits of Downsizing Your Home

3 Benefits of Downsizing Your Home

Downsizing your living arrangements has become a popular topic in the financial community and rightly so. There are many financial benefits to downsizing your home such as reduced expenses and increased cash flow. Pair those with other lifestyle benefits like freedom and flexibility to do the things you always have wanted to do, and the argument for downsizing becomes more prominent.

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401(k) Plans - pros and cons

Pros and Cons of Investing in a 401(k) Retirement Plan

A 401(k) retirement plan is an employer-sponsored retirement savings program that enables employees to save for retirement by making pre-tax contributions. A 401(k) is the dominant retirement plan scheme that most people in the U.S. will use to provide a decent income once they retire.

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Two Things People Miss when Planning for Retirement

It benefits you to broaden your perspective when planning for retirement so that you don’t get into a situation where some unexpected expense derails all of your retirement dreams. The first area to consider when planning is can you stay in your home or do you need to downsize? The sooner you decide what you […]

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Tracking Expenses to Plan for Retirement

Is there an easy way to track expenses so that you can use this information for retirement planning? Tracking expenses helps you to know what you are spending to determine how long your assets are going to last you in retirement. The closer you are to retirement, the more important it becomes to understand the […]

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