Do Women Need a Female Financial Advisor?

Would it surprise you if I told you that women are better money managers than men? It starts with a different relationship with money. Women do not ... read more

When to Start Social Security

When to start social security for women is based on different factors than men. Your starting age actually depends on a number of different financi ... read more

Five Essential Retirement Planning Tips

There was a time, not so long ago, when Americans looked forward to retirement. After decades of hard work, they were finally going to enjoy themse ... read more

IRS Bans Pension Buyouts

A few summers ago, many retired auto employees faced a tough financial decision. First Ford Motor Co., and then General Motors Co., decided ... read more

Is Retirement The End Of Life?

Many people think retirement is relaxing in an easy chair at home after one's active service in a job or vocation. Actually, life starts again afte ... read more

Non-Financial Tips for Retirement Planning

A solid financial strategy is crucial for retirement planning. Many professionals have the knowledge and expertise to assist people with these deta ... read more

Pension Changes Could Limit Retiree Income

Two weeks ago the Treasury released proposed and temporary regulations in support of the Kline-Miller Reform Act. This could amount to be a huge bl ... read more

Retirement Planning: Step for a Secure Future

Retirement is a big decision. Everyone worries about what would happen after retirement. It's a question that haunts each one of us ever since the ... read more

A Business Promissory Note Trap - Disaster Avoidance

Story In 2010, Jason and Ralph Rogers, brothers, inherited a neighborhood bar when their father passed away. While a ... read more

Pension Freedom - The 7 Things You Need to Know

Whether you are saving for your retirement, or about to retire, the recent changes will give you more freedom, choice and flexibility than ever bef ... read more

Is Investment Leveraging Right For You? 9 Things To Consider

Leveraging is simply the borrowing of money to purchase investments with the intention of increasing wealth. This strategy has become very popular. ... read more

Retirement Plan Options For The Self-Employed

Self-employed individuals have to juggle the many responsibilities that come with being their own bosses. Planning for retirement can get lost in t ... read more

A Promissory Note Trap-Lending Without Understanding Is Costly

The Story Names and locations have been changed to protect privacy. The widow, Paula Raymond, was 84 years old and feeling the effects of ag ... read more

The Unexpected Reason You Need Asset Protection

I had the good fortune to be a kid in the '60s and '70s, when science fiction retained just enough of the optimism of the '50s to be fun, but also ... read more

A Crisis for Women - Retirement Savings

I read a terrifying article about the retirement savings crisis and how it will affect women, especially. As a woman who is 48, this caught my atte ... read more