Social Security Changes: Moving Toward a Stable Retirement for All

Social Security Changes: Moving Toward a Stable Retirement for All

The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act (SECURE Act) recently passed in the House of Representatives by a margin of 417-3 last Thursday. The bill is slated to be successfully ratified into law by the U.S. Senate later in the year in a rare moment...
Top 10 Important Ages for Retirement Planning

Top 10 Important Ages for Retirement Planning

It is never too early to begin thinking about retirement. Even if that season of life is decades away for you, the financial decisions that you make now can have a significant impact on your quality of life later down the road. As you begin planning for your future,...
2019 – 401(k) and IRA Limits

2019 – 401(k) and IRA Limits

Although we assume many of our readers know what a 401(k) and an IRA are, let’s cover these quickly.   What is a 401(k)? 401(k) retirement, savings, and investment accounts are places to store money in which your contributions are typically matched – a...
Why Raising the Age of Retirement is a Good Thing

Why Raising the Age of Retirement is a Good Thing

Over the past several decades, the age of retirement has steadily been rising; it is set to rise to 67 years as established by the 1983 Amendments to the Social Security Act. While this progression is important, the decision has been met with some controversy....