Are You Ready For Retirement?

Getting ready for retirement is ideally something done many years before you actually walk away from the job. Unfortunately, many people wait until they are close in and have inadequately prepared for the financial requirements needed to support this big, life-changing event. In fact, it’s a good bet that most people spend more time planning their vacations than their retirement. … Read More

Long-Term Care: Part I—A Personal Crisis in the Making.

In this, the first of a three-part series of articles, we’ll touch on the importance of long-term care and how it could affect virtually everyone in the years to come. If you think the current financial upheaval in our country is bad, looming on the horizon is another crisis that will have even more far-reaching and devastating effects on Americans. … Read More

Long-Term Care: Part III–Who Needs It?

In a world of unknowns, there are some things that certain. Here are two: 1) we are all aging, some of us better than others, and 2) the costs for healthcare will not be going down. At some time, we will all need help. Actuarially speaking, those individuals requiring nursing home care are far fewer than those needing other long-term … Read More