For our parents, living to 75 amounted to a nice, long life, and Social Security was often supplemented by a pension. The Social Security Administration estimates that today’s average 65-year-old female will live to age 86.6. Given these projections, it appears that a retirement of 20 years or longer might be in your future. Are … Continue reading “Retirement Planning Tips for Women”
How will your money habits change in 2017? What decisions or behaviors might help your personal finances, your retirement prospects, or your net worth? Each year presents a “clean slate,” so as we start 2017, it is natural to think about what you might do (or do differently) in the 12 months ahead. Financially speaking, … Continue reading “Making & Keeping Financial New Year’s Resolutions”
You may reach a point in your life when you or someone you love moves to an assisted-living facility or nursing home. At Kendall Capital, we help our clients prepare for this life change for themselves or their loved ones by explaining and guiding our clients through the potential financial planning challenges they may face … Continue reading “What You Need to Know About Moving Into a Nursing Home Facility”
We all have a vision of the way retirement should be, yet it helps to plan for retirement with some pragmatism. Fate may alter the course of our retirement in unanticipated ways. As we plan for the next act of life, we may want to think about some life and financial factors that are often … Continue reading “Retirement Planning Blindspots”
What steps might help you sustain and grow your retirement savings? If your retirement lasts 20, 30, or even 40 years, how well do you think your retirement savings will hold up? What financial steps could you take in your retirement to prevent those savings from eroding? As you think ahead, consider the following possibilities and realities.
How many households have the right outlook to build wealth?
The “File and Suspend” provision of Social Security is going to end come April, and you should take advantage of it while you still have the chance! It’s important to be proactive and have a plan established so that no matter what the government might institute, you have options and control of your financial future.
If you want a tax break and want to help a non-profit, this may be a good move.
What you need to know about in-kind IRA distributions.