A Social Security Crash Course That Could Boost Your Benefits!

The most important financial decision you’ll make for retirement…will be how and when you claim your Social Security benefits. We’re giving you a Social Security crash course on Retirement Solutions Radio show, “A Social Security Crash Course That Could Boost Your Benefits!” Listen Now! Our…

The New Space Race

Space: The final frontier. Or is it? The U.S. is again taking a serious look at space exploration, but there are many factors to consider. President Trump last summer called for the Department of Defense to move space operations to a sixth military branch, though…

Thinking About Downsizing?

When companies face a rough period, they often look to either increase revenues or trim expenses, including reducing overhead costs. You can do the same thing for your personal budget, where reducing expenses can give you the opportunity to increase your savings rate. Though this…

Interest Rate Watch

In late September, the Federal Reserve raised its key short-term interest rate to 2.25 percent from 2.0 percent, in its third increase of the year.1 The good news is that higher rates offer the potential for higher returns on CDs, bank savings and other fixed-rated…

Millennial Generation Impacts

It’s a tough time to be a young adult. Take the housing market, for example. It’s been fairly locked up since the last recession, when many millennials were still in high school. Now that they have jobs and credit history, it turns out millennials struggle…

Economic Indicators

Newton’s laws of motion and gravity are often applied to economics and the stock market. What goes up, must come down. While this generally explains a natural path of the economic cycle, the key question for most investors is: When will it come down? While…

Money Matters

To help combat chronic poverty, some think tanks and economists have pitched the idea of a universal basic income (UBI), issued by the government. In the words of the 1980s band Dire Straits, UBI is essentially “money for nothing.” Proponents suggest that if every American…

7 Retirement Blind Spots That Could Cost You a Small Fortune!

The last thing you need in retirement is an unexpected financial surprise. Learn how you could avoid 7 blind spots that could cost you a small fortune on Retirement Solutions Radio show, “7 Retirement Blind Spots That Could Cost You a Small Fortune!” Listen Now!…