Posts Categorized: Financial Planning

New Budget Act changes law on Social Security

The 2016 Budget Act has 2 significant changes those who are entering their retirement years need to know about.  Click Here to see an article that discusses these changes; adjustments for Medicare Part B and Part D premiums and the...

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Washington State’s Retirees Compare Well

Here is a link to a website, 24/7 Wall Street, that categorized statistical data for retirees across the country. It was determined that Washington is the 9th best state in the country for retirees.  As we work and...

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Financial Traps Retirees Should Avoid

For retirees and those on a fixed income, financial planning is necessary to ensure you don’t run into financial problems. Because you’re retired, you cannot count on bringing more money in from work, so you’ll...

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Senior Debt and Bankruptcy Growing

The confluence of the economic downturn, rising medical costs, and increasing debt pressures have led more seniors than ever to file for personal bankruptcy. According to the American Association of Retired People, the number of...

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Protecting Yourself From Gold-Diggers

For a single elderly person, the prospect of the new romantic relationship can be incredibly exciting and comforting. However, there is often danger in these relationships, especially when you have a significantly higher amount of...

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