Tag: retirement planning

Consider the New Reverse Mortgage

Why you should consider The New Reverse Mortgage

Why should you consider The New Reverse Mortgage? During our working years, most of us spent our earnings supporting our home. When we retire, it seems only fitting that our home help support us. Things were much simpler in our parent’s generation. The uncertainties of today’s world require thoughtful planning. A key to good planning…

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How to Plan for the Future by Looking to the Past

Forward Planning sometimes requires looking to the past Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. – George Santayana When we retire and drop out of the 9 to 5 workforce, it’s easy to settle in and watch the world go by. But if you’re thinking that the ups and downs of…

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Using your home to stay at home the perfect retirement strategy?

What is the perfect retirement strategy? I’m not sure there’s a single right answer but having the peace of mind to know your retirement portfolio will last 20-30 years is a good starting point. Of course as an alternate plan you can continue to buy lottery tickets until you hit the big one. Unfortunately, in…

Are you feeling the retirement squeeze?

Easing the “retirement squeeze” The retirement squeeze is one of the cruel ironies of life. Many of us finally hit our earnings peak and it’s time to start thinking about retirement and the challenges of living on a fixed income. Even Pre-Retirees are feeling the retirement squeeze According to a recent study by Bankers Life…

Unlocking trapped equity the key to a secure retirement

To stay at home…use your home Your home’s equity, like stock prices and interest rates is subject to the mood swings of the financial markets. We only have to go back to 2008 to see what effect that can have on your home equity and ultimately your retirement goals. Many Californians saw 50% of their…

The New Reverse Mortgage to the rescue

Love your home? But it doesn’t love you anymore?

Do you love your home, your neighborhood and your neighbors? Are you comfortable, and plan to stay put through your retirement years? Does the thought of packing up all of your belongings, hiring a moving company,moving to an unfamiliar house and neighborhood sound like more aggravation than you’re ready for? The New Reverse Mortgage for…