Tag: retirement help

bridging SSI gap

Bridging the SSI Gap with The New Reverse Mortgage

When is the best time take SSI?…When you need it most 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…

your retirement

The chicken, the pig and your retirement

Get committed to planning 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…

use your home to stay at home

To stay at home…use your home

We have some Good News and Bad News about your retirement 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 83% of senior citizens expressed a desire to stay in their home…

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…

Solving your personal health care puzzle

It’s better than pain relievers and anti-depressants Trump-Care, Obama-Care or No-Care, the #1 area of concern for most seniors is how they will pay for health care in retirement. Without question, it costs a lot of money to stay healthy in America. AARP dishes on the health care dilemma On the health care bill recently…

What is the New Reverse Mortgage?

What is The New Reverse Mortgage? Most folks credit Ronald Reagan for the birth of the Reverse Mortgage program in the late 1980s. However, the very first reverse mortgage was written to Nellie Young in Portland, Maine by Nelson Haynes of Deering Savings & Loan. Haynes designed this very unique type of loan to help…