Monthly Archives: August 2017

3 Common Questions About Social Security

While Social Security shouldn't be relied upon to be the sole source of income during retirement, it can play an important role in your overall retirement income strategy. But making sense of the basic ins and outs of Social Security can be overwhelming. Here are three questions people commonly ask as they approach retirement age:When [...]

By |2017-08-29T14:00:05+00:00August 29th, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments

Is Feeling Younger the Secret to a Longer Life?

 "You don't stop laughing when you grow old, you grow old when you stop laughing." ~George Bernard ShawWhile some people accept getting older as a natural part of life, many others are on a mission to fight the aging process and maintain a youthful attitude and appearance. Although we are often reminded to "age gracefully" - [...]

By |2017-08-22T15:00:43+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments

Tips for Bargain Hunters

For many of us, retirement means living on a fixed income, and that often means making a budget and watching expenses. One way to help stay on budget is to shop for the best prices on items that fall within our discretionary income budget.According to Consumer Reports, even though consumers can now buy just about [...]

By |2017-08-08T13:52:22+00:00August 8th, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments

Expenses That Come With Caring

We spend our lives caring for others -- at least if we're lucky. One of the greatest treasures in life is having people, causes and pets to care for. Unfortunately, caring for others can have its challenges, including additional stress and financial burdens.Sometimes we get so caught up in making money that we don't pay [...]

By |2017-08-04T17:28:50+00:00August 4th, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments

Retirement: Loneliness Can Sneak Up on You

Even people who have spent a lot of time planning for retirement may encounter unexpected challenges once they're in those golden years. They focus on retirement income planning, which is, of course, important and appropriate -- and we can help you there. They also focus on things they want to do while they're still in [...]

By |2017-08-01T15:33:07+00:00August 1st, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments