Financial News

Financial Modeling’s Role in Retirement Planning

12/16/2016 11:00 AM

Math-based tools cannot only help project one’s readiness to retire, but life in retirement’s changing phases. Successful projections depend on fixed income sources; accumulated and complementary a...

 

Five Pillars That May Be Able Uphold Retirement’s Basic Principles

12/15/2016 11:00 AM

Many aspiring or actual retirees emphasize only one area, such as income. A sound plan has multiple aspects to keep the many ripple effects in check. A team of experts working together may be able ...

 

Guiding Your Retirements’ Assets from Secrecy to Transparency

12/14/2016 11:00 AM

Effective wealth transfer is increasingly making the shift from “don’t ask, don’t tell” to “open and honest communication.” Nearly everyone can benefit when methodical and measured asset management...

 

Start Your Federal Student Debt Relief with the Student Debt Counselors at National Student Aid Care

12/13/2016 06:56 PM

Start Your Federal Student Debt Relief with the Student Debt Counselors at National Student Aid Care

 

Myths and Misunderstandings Undermine Retirement Tax Planning

12/13/2016 11:00 AM

Largely feared, the IRS offers multiple avenues to manage income tax responsibilities. Taxpayers can benefit through knowledge, self-advocacy and the services of a proactive accountant or tax advis...

 

Education and Participation Trigger Women’s Retirement Success

12/12/2016 11:00 AM

Women’s changing roles and longer life expectancies demand more involvement in household finances. Though their income provides immediate relief, mastery of financial basics prepares them for the l...

 

Top 10 Retirement Challenges

12/10/2016 11:00 AM

Retirement security is the number one economic concern for most Americans over age fifty- five. The U.S. Government Accountability Office reports that Americans ages 55 to 64 can be classified into...

 

Barbell Approach to Bonds Strengthens Retirees’ Portfolios

12/09/2016 11:00 AM

Bonds can be a source of steady and sustainable income. They’re often used to complement Social Security, pensions and fixed income annuities in the income to expense match-up. Purchasing only qual...

 

Retirement Planning is All About the Match-Ups

12/08/2016 11:00 AM

Planning and executing a retirement game plan requires both proactive and reactive skills. Understanding the forces that can work for and against you is key to success. Watch the interview with JD ...

 

Applying Layoff Lessons to Retirement Planning

12/07/2016 11:00 AM

Whether planned or unforeseen, a phase of life without new income or benefits requires adjustments. A conservative and knowledgeable approach can be key to surviving - or even thriving – through ...

 

Retirement Planning for Couples Requires Dual Participation

12/06/2016 11:00 AM

Though spouses typically divide and conquer household responsibilities, retirement planning is best shared. Putting all the planning of retirement on one spouse can burden the other at an inevitabl...

 

Confusion Clouds Federal Employees’ Benefits

12/05/2016 11:00 AM

FEGLI, CERS, FERS, VA, FBI, DEA, TSP. Each applies to the federal government, but without a scorecard, it’s difficult to tell which is an organization and which is a benefit of working for an organ...

 

Many Seniors May Run out of Money in Retirement

12/03/2016 11:00 AM

The four horsemen of the financial apocalypse are already on their way. Each one is a danger in themselves, but combined, they could be economic Armageddon. Portfolio contraction could be triggered...

 

Warning: Many Seniors May Run out of Money in Retirement

12/02/2016 11:00 AM

The four horsemen of the financial apocalypse are already on their way. Each one a danger in themselves, but combined, they are economic Armageddon. Portfolio contraction will be caused by four fac...

 

The Quality of Life in Late Retirement Depends on Eldercare

12/01/2016 11:00 AM

The baby boomers have spoken. They don’t want to live in nursing homes. So they’re going to have to change their diet and exercise routine to prepare for a life worth living beyond age 95. To compl...

 

Lost Opportunities Can Make a Lifestyle Difference in Retirement

11/30/2016 11:00 AM

While some seniors can use a basic retirement strategy, most retirement planning is not comprehensive, nor is it correlated for optimum performance for retirement enjoyment. The finances of many ba...

 

Rescuing Retirement for Boomers Who Are Broke

11/29/2016 11:00 AM

Two catastrophic events have severely damaged the finances of many baby boomers: the housing crisis and the market meltdown. Add to these events, the unforeseen expenses of taking care of their par...

 

The Hidden Tax and Income Loss Disproportionately Hurt Women

11/28/2016 11:00 AM

It is estimated 7 out of 8 husbands precede their wives in death. The financial consequences for the surviving spouse can be devastating and difficult to recover from. Few financial advisors, much ...

 

Hidden Taxes Can Disproportionately Hurt Women

11/26/2016 11:00 AM

The financial consequences for the surviving spouse can be devastating and difficult to recover from. Few financial advisors, much less retirement experts, actually have strategies set in place to ...

 

The Demands of Your Retirement Future Demand Your Attention Now

11/25/2016 11:00 AM

Antoine de Saint Exupery once said, “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” Most adults stopped wishing upon a star long time ago. They stopped throwing pennies in a wishing well. They stopped beli...