Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?

The average household with credit card debt had a balance of $15,983 in 2017, nearly eclipsing the peak of $16,900 in 2008.¹ With the average credit card annual percentage rate…

Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive

Next to “When should I claim Social Security benefits?” one of the more common questions people have is “How much will I receive?” Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is…

Social Security: Two Benefit Strategies Eliminated

With the passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, two strategies to potentially maximize Social Security benefit payments were eliminated. An Overview Prior to the budget’s passage, married couples…

Social Security: What’s Changing in 2016?

Whether you will soon be applying for Social Security, or are already receiving benefits, here’s what you need to know about what’s changing (and not changing) in 2016. What’s Not…

Social Security: The $64,000 Question

One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits. This is the $64,000 question. Making the right decision for you can…

Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From?

Tip: Retiring Older. One survey found 22% of baby boomers have found it difficult to pay mortgages or rent and have postponed plans to retire. Source: Insured Retirement Institute, 2018 For many…

When Should You Take Social Security

The Social Security program allows you to start receiving benefits as soon as you reach age 62. The question is, should you? Monthly payments differ substantially depending on when you…

Inflation – Back to the Future

Inflation sometimes seems like one of those afflictions of an era long since passed into the history books. While it’s true that double-digit inflation has been absent for the last…

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