Imagine Your Best Retirement: How Much is Enough?

What will you be doing day-to-day when retirement comes? Do you remember when you were sixteen? If you were like me you couldn’t wait to be twenty-one…and it always seemed so far away. Now that we are working adults, retirement, like waiting for adulthood, may seem far off into the future, but looking back we may see it came all...

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Can You Make Your Money Last Throughout Retirement? Needs Versus Wants!

Ah, retirement! No more commuting, dry cleaning or deadlines. The 9-5 grind is over and you’re free to write your own life script. Sounds like fun, except that for many retirees, there is a nagging worry: running out of money. That’s the top financial concern of retirees according to the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). It’s driven largely by rising...

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3 Steps to a More Secure Retirement for Women

Three steps that will help you to maximize your retirement savings: Just start, Reach out for help and use your plan’s resources, and Take the long-view. Average retirement statistics regarding women and retirement show that, in general, women face stiffer retirement challenges than men. Compared to a man, a woman’s average life expectancy is almost five years longer, and a woman’s Social...

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