Financial & Retirement Planning

Almost everyone is familiar with the standard estate planning documents: wills, trusts, medical and financial powers of attorney, living wills, etc. Certainly these legal...

The cost of living in the US varies, depending largely on where you live.  A new study from the non-profit Tax Foundation (https://taxfoundation.org/real-value-100-state-2017/)...

The word “retirement” conjures up both good and bad images for each of us, largely depending on our expectations for the second half...

How long might you live in retirement? Think carefully. Your answer could influence whether you have enough money to enjoy a comfortable retirement and...

Would you feel comfortable eating at a restaurant where the owner sends her family elsewhere for a healthy, well cooked meal? Probably not....

Installment debt, in itself, is not a bad thing. It enables us to make major purchases that would be nearly impossible to finance...

It’s never too early to begin saving for retirement!  Why? Statistics show the average American spends 20 years in retirement.  And, lifestyles are...

For many, “retirement” is a rapidly evolving concept. People are living longer lives and starting to rethink how they wish to invest their...

Time was when the word “retirement” conjured up images of lounging on a sunny beach or a shady porch, sipping your choice of...