Retirement

Retirement Fantasies Can Come True (2013-10-14)

Retirement Fantasies Can Come True (2013-10-14)

    Retirement doesn’t always work out the way we planned, but that doesn’t make it bad. According to this article, ‘The truth is it’s hard to know who you’ll be without work until you take away the work and find out. Seeing where retirement takes you, discovering who you […]

 
 

Reverse Mortgages – New Rules

Reverse Mortgages – New Rules

    You may have noticed our newsletter and website don’t carry sponsor ads for financial planners, long term care insurance, reverse mortgages, etc. This isn’t an accident. We believe many products in these categories do not offer real value and some are little more than scams designed to separate […]

 
 

Inflating Away Your Social Security Check

Inflating Away Your Social Security Check

    A monthly Social Security check is all that separates many Boomers from the financial abyss. Here’s what the government is doing to push you off the cliff. According to this article, ‘We can forget about the trust fund when the cupboard is bare. Right now, today, the government […]

 
 

Variable Rate Annuity Holders Get Fleeced

Variable Rate Annuity Holders Get Fleeced

    Here’s another way to separate you from your hard earned money. Baby Boomers who have or are considering purchasing variable rate annuities will want to read this article in order to avoid getting hammered. Read more…     Related Articles: Why Your Kids Won’t be Paying for Your […]

 
 

Why Your Kids Won’t be Paying for Your Retirement

Why Your Kids Won’t be Paying for Your Retirement

  While Baby Boomers are coming to understand that Social Security is just one more government ponzi scheme, how many truly understand the implications? Our kids and grand kids won’t be baling us out of the SSI or Medicare mess because they’ve got plenty of their own problems. Here’s one […]

 
 

Why Boomers Leave the Workforce

Why Boomers Leave the Workforce

    First clue… It’s not voluntary. According to this article, ‘Since the recession, the labor force participation rate — the percent of the population employed or looking for work — has remained stubbornly low. Many analysts have attributed much of this to America’s aging population. And that may be […]

 
 

Impact of Unemployment On Social Security

Impact of Unemployment On Social Security

If you think the threat to future Social Security is a big problem, add in Medicare and the increasing number of ‘disabled’ claimants who, along with their legal counsel, are now enjoying misbegotten benefits as part of the ‘no work ethic’ that has taken hold. The following article spells it […]

 
 

Real Estate Crash on the Way

Real Estate Crash on the Way

  Boomers have a lot of equity riding on a healthy real estate market. While real estate has been touted as ‘the comeback kid’, the fact remains that without the Fed printing $85 billion a month to buy mortgage backed securities, this market would have remained deader than a door […]

 
 

Investing in Reinsurance

Investing in Reinsurance

    Boomers who invested in Reinsurance have had a smooth ride these last few years, but the road ahead could get bumpy. You’ll want to pay close attention to this one. Read more…     Related Articles: You Should be Scared as Hell The ‘Banking Industry/Regulators’ Time-Bomb! Understanding the […]

 
 

New Technologies to Increase Our Productivity

New Technologies to Increase Our Productivity

    Boomers who don’t want to risk getting left in the dust must keep up with technological innovation and change. Survival in retirement may depend on it. Read more…     Related Articles: 3D Printing New Organs Grown in Lab VIDEO: A Look Into the Future     We’d […]