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5 Steps to Reducing Healthcare Costs in Retirement

June 14, 2018 - Healthcare costs will be the biggest expense for most retirees. It’s not a pleasant prospect, but it is a reality. A 65-year-old couple that left the workforce in 2017 will spend an average of $275,000 to cover medical expenses through...
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Is Now the Time to Convert your IRA into a Roth?

May 9, 2018 - There are many different ways you can shelter your savings from taxes. It is a powerful incentive for us to save for retirement. Options give us choices, but choices can confuse as options proliferate. In the name of simplicity, we’ll...
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A Sea of Tranquility — Not!

May 7, 2018 - Last year, stocks marched higher with only minor pullbacks. When the year ended, the largest peak-to-trough decline for the S&P 500 Index was just under 3%. It was a year that lacked turbulence and rewarded diversified investors. Since the beginning...
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Busting the 5 Biggest Retirement Myths

April 18, 2018 - Urban legends, urban myths, and fake news. Whatever you call it, in our age of information, claims of spurious repute can go viral in minutes. Anyone with a computer can start a blog and offer up opinions on just about...
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In 2018, Meet the new boss, same as the old one

April 2, 2018 - Any thoughts that 2018 might start with a pause in the bull market were quickly dispelled in the first week of the year.  A “buy the rumor, sell the news” view on tax reform has shaken out to be more...
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