Many of our clients asked about retirement options. I researched and wrote a series of articles on Continuing Care Retirement Communities.
Steve and Maria Henderson, both attorneys, have moved around a lot since they got married. There were colleges and law school, and then, internships and some pro-bono work in an economically depressed area of the US. Now they’re in Massachusetts and are considering making it their permanent home. They’re even contemplating making the switch from [Learn more…]
Investment risk and its potentially negative consequences can be a scary proposition for retirees, who might find it difficult to recover from a significant market downturn. By restructuring your portfolio to include more predictable retirement income, you can greatly increase the probability that your retirement assets will sustain you through retirement. To increase income predictability, [Learn more…]
Why is retirement so scary? If someone identifies closely with their job, and has no outside interests, leaving work can be frightening.
A recent Wall Street Journal article argues that people may be saving too much for retirement. The author spoke to a number of experts and identified several reasons that rules of thumb may be misleadingly high. The key points are important, and all are worth some thought. “The financial industry’s typical rule of thumb—which states [Learn more…]
MarketWatch’s Robert Powell hosts a panel discussion on the future of retirement, including financial risks, lifestyle choices and working in retirement, with benefit experts Joseph Coughlin, Kathryn McCabe Votava and Rick Miller.