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Reverse Mortgages For Retirement More Popular Option Than Ever Before

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As the baby boomer generation settles into their golden years, many are turning to the convenient option of a reverse mortgages for retirement to help them secure their retirement years. In recent years, the reverse mortgage market has once again become healthy, after experiencing a brief fallout during the housing ...

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Top 5 Must-Ask, Pre-Retirement Questions For All Baby Boomers

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Let’s create the ultimate plan on how to spend your retirement years: We always strategize when we’re young. That includes what school to attend, what to study, and what career to embark on. Many think about getting married and how many children they will have – even before they meet ...

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Red wine benefits for those with diabetes

Red Wine Diabetes

It can help manage cholesterol and cardiac health. Do you have diabetes? Then you may benefit from drinking a glass of red wine and not even know it. A new study from researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev shows that drinking a glass of red wine every night can ...

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Social Security 101, Literally

Social Security

Plan your strategy know and not be surprised For those contemplating retirement or planning your Social Security future, it’s time to put back on your student cap and study up. In this case, Andy Landis, a Seattle-based author and expert on Social Security, we’re talking math class and time. He ...

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Expert Debunks 5 Reasons People Think They Should Take Social Security Early

Social Security

It pays (big) to wait, yet many are led astray. Let’s say you’ve worked hard, saved as much as you can for retirement, and are counting on your Social Security benefit to supplement that. Now, think about changing that. Stat. Nearly half of Americans taking their Social Security when they ...

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Baby Boomers: What Are You Thinking About?

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Surprising findings about what older American are (and aren’t!) thinking about. Money, work, and health are what older Americans think about the most every day of their lives, says a survey by GoBankingRates, which interviewed more than 5,000 people of all ages. Among all Americans, money led the way with ...

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What Are You So Scared Of?

Identity Theft

Baby Boomers And Retirees Have Very Different Financial Fears Not surprisingly, the biggest financial situation Baby Boomers worry about is that they’re not going to be able to retire. Once they make it over the finish line and sail into retirement? Then they turn to identity theft, the number one ...

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Downsizing Might Not Be The Panacea You Think It Is

Retirement Planning

Downsizing. It’s a word that’s long been part of the American lexicon and should come into even sharper focus as Baby Boomers age and more and more retire. The conventional wisdom has long been that downsizing is appropriate at some point as we age and are no longer comfortable taking ...

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Excuse The Gloom, But Boomers – Your Retirement Savings Is Taking A Hit

Retirement Planning

A chief financial analyst worries about retirement post-recession Baby Boomers are still struggling to recover from the Great Recession, which is big time putting their retirement in jeopardy. The result? Working longer and lowering expectations of what their golden years will be like. A new survey from Bankrate.com paints a ...

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