Many retirement expenses are straightforward, especially when you work with an advisor who helps guide you, or if you make it your business or hobby to study finances and retirement. One example of straightforward retirement expenses: On average, retirees can expect housing to represent about one-third of retirement expenses; health care, 10 to 15[…]
It would be understandable if some people’s definition of the American Dream included early retirement. Perhaps certain American dreamers look to move to a warm locale, near their families, or near a great golf course to experience the glory of an extended retirement. Early retirement isn’t possible for all workers, but for those who have[…]
Wow. It’s awfully quiet around here. We did it honey—they have left the house and have solid futures. And that breeze coming in the window right now. You don’t think that breeze is all our tax deductions flying out the window do you? Maybe we need to investigate potential tax deductions. Yes. Your children[…]
If someone depends on you financially, you probably need life insurance. It can guard against the need for your loved ones to make drastic changes to future plans when you die. Most Americans need life insurance, and many who already have it may need to update their coverage.