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An Annuity Alternative for Wealth Transfer

There are a handful of scenarios where an annuity would be a great fit a consumer.  One of the more popular needs today is wealth transfer.  Consumers want to just leave their money to heirs, and allow it to grow better than a CD.  Annuity carriers now provide “enhanced death benefits” to generate guaranteed growth  Click to Continue

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Financial Decisions That Can Ruin Your Retirement

Retirement Planning is a difficult balancing act of allocating your money in a responsible way and making proper decisions.  A recent article offered by Investopedia gave an easy to read, common sense approach to the mistakes one should avoid when planning for retirement.  After the financial crisis of 2008 wreaked havoc on so many retirement  Click to Continue

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Healthcare Remains Affluent American’s Top Concern

According to a survey conducted by Bank of America, the top concern of over 80% of affluent investors is the rising costs of healthcare.  As millions of baby boomers plan for retirement healthcare is becoming a key topic of conversation.  People are living longer and therefore have to plan for more retirement income and coverage  Click to Continue

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Don’t make these mistakes in your retirement

Unfortunately, there are some common mistakes that many make with regards to retirement that can be avoided.  Many people aren’t aware of the pitfalls in their plans.  Many retirees begin taking their social security payouts as soon as they are eligible, however by delaying the benefit, the monthly payout increases, and the overall benefit increases  Click to Continue

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The Real Costs to Cover in Retirement

For many who are approaching retirement the costs involved are not properly estimated.  This blog highlights the key items to cover in a successful retirement strategy:   Healthcare and Long Term Care:   For many age 65 is when Medicare will kick in, however Medicare doesn’t cover all of your medical expenses, therefore a supplemental coverage  Click to Continue

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