Why Today’s Retirees Might Fear Running Out of Money

You might have been aiming to save a certain amount for retirement - and maybe you’ve already achieved that goal. But, considering inflation, an unpredictable market, and a lack of guaranteed income once your paycheck stops, you might be reconsidering whether you’ve actually saved enough. There are a few reasons why today’s retirees might fear [...]

Four Common Retirement Mistakes You Could Be Making

Practice makes perfect, but unfortunately, retirement isn’t something you can practice. It typically happens one time, and there may not be many opportunities to learn from your mistakes. The best way to avoid making mistakes in the first place is to educate yourself and create a plan. Here are some common retirement mistakes you could [...]

By |2022-05-17T15:59:29+00:00May 17th, 2022|Financial Planning, Retirement Planning|0 Comments

Three Unexpected Taxes in Retirement

When we think of major retirement expenses, we often consider housing, healthcare, and that trip of a lifetime we’ve been dreaming about for years. But, we often fail to consider what could potentially be our biggest expense – taxes. Many of your sources of income in retirement are taxable, so don’t overlook these three unexpected [...]

By |2022-05-10T12:57:01+00:00May 10th, 2022|Retirement Planning, Tax Planning|0 Comments

The Retirement Rules Could Change Soon – Have a Response

If you have a financial plan in place, you may think you’re set. However, the rules of retirement are always subject to change. We’ve seen new retirement legislation in the last few years and could see more soon. It’s important to understand how you could be affected and think about how you will respond. The [...]

By |2022-05-02T14:00:12+00:00May 2nd, 2022|Financial Planning, Retirement Planning|0 Comments

3 Major Retirement Expenses to Include in Your Budget

General retirement planning advice says that you’ll need about 80% of your pre-retirement income in retirement, but this may not be the case for everyone. Inflation, taxes, and long-term care costs are easily overlooked - but these expenses could be high. When creating your retirement budget, don’t forget to include these three expenses. Taxes: How [...]

By |2022-04-19T13:47:52+00:00April 18th, 2022|Financial Planning, Retirement Planning|0 Comments

Four Easy Things You Can Do to Plan for Retirement Right Now

Retirement planning can seem overwhelming, even if you feel you’ve saved enough to retire. It’s hard to know where to begin because a comprehensive retirement plan involves so many elements, from an investment strategy to tax minimization. When faced with a complex problem, we can often end up procrastinating. But a better approach is to [...]

By |2022-02-07T19:08:33+00:00February 7th, 2022|Retirement Planning|0 Comments

Important Retirement Plan Upkeep

If you’ve ever owned a house, you know how much upkeep it requires. Something always needs to be fixed or replaced, and if small problems go unchecked for too long, they can turn into bigger problems. The same is true for retirement planning. Here are three important questions to ask yourself to keep your retirement [...]

By |2022-01-10T13:40:40+00:00January 10th, 2022|Retirement Planning|0 Comments

Give Yourself the Gift of a Retirement Plan

Hopefully, all your presents are wrapped and under the tree by now. This is a time of year when we’re mostly focused on other people, but once you’ve distributed all of your gifts, consider giving yourself the gift of a retirement plan. To help you get started, here are three questions your retirement plan should [...]

By |2021-12-20T17:56:51+00:00December 20th, 2021|Retirement Planning|0 Comments

Review Your Investment Strategy and Prepare for 2022

The end of the year is a good time to reflect on 2021, how your financial situation may have changed, and your goals for next year. Maybe 2022 is the year you’ll retire, or maybe not. Either way, you can review your investment strategy and prepare for 2022 and beyond. We Saw Record Highs in [...]

3 Uncertainties You Could Face in Retirement

The only certainty in life is that there will be uncertainties. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t create a plan to address them. Retirement shouldn’t be a time of anxiety or worry; it should be a time when you feel financially secure and can enjoy the money you’ve worked hard to earn for decades. The [...]

By |2021-10-25T11:22:40+00:00October 25th, 2021|Retirement Planning|0 Comments
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