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Ways to Catch-up on Retirement Savings: #4

Jul 11, 2018
Tip #4 for catching up on your retirement savings - it's not too late to play catch up! 4. Use taxable accounts to save additional amounts. To get on track to your savings goal, you may need to save…

Ways to Catch-up on Retirement Savings: #3

Jul 09, 2018
Tip #3 for catching up on your retirement savings - it's not too late to play catch up! 3. Begin catch-up contributions at age 50. Keep an eye on the calendar: Once you reach the year that you will turn…

Ways to Catch-up on Retirement Savings: #2

Jul 02, 2018
Tip #2 for catching up on your retirement savings - it's not too late to play catch up! 2. Grab the employer match. If your employer offers a retirement plan and will match a portion of your contributions,…

Ways to Catch-up on Retirement Savings: #1

Jun 28, 2018
Even if time is running short, there are still things you can do to improve your retirement picture. 1. Take advantage of tax breaks for saving. If you are not contributing to a workplace retirement…

65 and Still Working

Jun 26, 2018
Although the benefits of working longer usually eclipse the drawbacks, older workers face a number of minefields. For example, if you claim Social Security before full retirement age, you’ll be hit by…

7 Things to Know About Preferred Stocks

May 08, 2018
Many investors are familiar with common stock, the more widely held type of stock, but may not know nearly as much about preferred stock. Although both types of stock represent partial ownership in a company,…

Whealthcare Announces New Blog to Help Older Adults and Their Families

Apr 26, 2018
Chris Heye, Co-Founder of Whealthcare Planning, has announced the launch of their new blog. Whealthcare Planning is a comprehensive cloud-based platform designed to enable individuals and families more…

New Medicare Cards: What You Need to Know

Apr 24, 2018
Beginning in May, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will begin mailing new identification cards to beneficiaries. The Medicare cards have been redesigned to help reduce the potential for…

3 Things to Know About Emergency Funds

Apr 12, 2018
There are 3 important things you should know about emergency funds: 1. How much to save. The rule of thumb is to save at least enough to cover three to six months of living expenses. If you think it may…