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bridging SSI gap

Bridging the SSI Gap with The New Reverse Mortgage

For many of us taking our Social Security benefits at 62 sometimes is an economic necessity rather than an option.  But the longer you wait the more SSI you’re entitled to. If you wait until you reach age 70, your monthly Social Security Benefit can be as much as 57% higher than taking it at…

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The chicken, the pig and your retirement

There is an old parable about a chicken trying to convince a pig to start a ham and eggs restaurant. The chicken realizes that the pig is a little hesitant in their joint venture and after further probing, the pig expresses his reservations. He tells the chicken he’s has an issue starting the partnership, because…

Avoiding the Retirement Train Wreck

If you’re losing sleep worrying about your retirement we have some Good News and Bad News for you. The Good News – You’re likely to live a retirement of more than 30 years… The Bad News  –  You’re likely to live a retirement of more than 30 years… When surveyed about their #1 retirement concern,…

Have you and your family discussed the dreaded M word?

By taking care of yourself now, you and all those who are close to you can breathe a sigh of relief and live long and unencumbered lives. Related: 25 ways to use The New Reverse Mortgage Money and family chat an oxymoron? For many families, the words parents, money and family chat never appear in…

Don’t let the Tax Torpedo sink your retirement

Will the Tax Torpedo sink your retirement? Benjamin Franklin is credited with coining the phrase “nothing is certain but death and taxes”. Viewing retirement in 2018 through an admittedly imperfect telescope, we can say Ol’ Ben hit the nail on the head. There is a deadly tax lurking just beneath the surface of what seems…

25 retirement solutions with The New Reverse Mortgage

Reverse Mortgage to the Rescue – 25 Ways to Use Your Home Equity “Self-sufficiency, the greatest gift you can give your family” During our working years, most of us spend our earnings supporting our home. When we retire, it seems only fitting that our home help support us. Home equity is our most valuable asset.…