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more financially secure retirement.
We understand that planning to secure your financial future can be overwhelming, which is why we’ve simplified things for you. Browse through our articles to better understand the importance of home equity in a retirement plan, how different solutions work, and the various ways you can access your equity for a more secure future.
Best Way to Save Money in 2020
One of the best ways to save more money in 2020 is to spend less money in 2020. Here are 20 suggestions on how to do just that. They’re only “suggestions” because what you find may work for you may not work for somebody else. So, give each one a read, then weigh whether the […]Read More
Should You Accept the Job of Executor of Someone’s Will?
If you’ve been asked to serve as the executor of someone’s will, you should feel honored. It shows the person has a lot of faith in your integrity, as well as in your ability and organizational skills to carry out his or her last wishes. But just because you’ve been offered the role doesn’t mean […]Read More
Ways to Maintain Your Credit Score Once You Retire
When you were younger, applying for your first credit card, you probably recall the paradox you faced. Before a bank would issue you a card, it wanted to see your credit history, which left you wondering, “How could you have a history, if you didn’t have a card?” Your chicken and egg situation hardly seemed […]Read More
The Best Is Yet to Come: 4 Ways to Improve Your Retirement Lifestyle
The healthier you are both physically and mentally, the better chance you have at enjoying a long and prosperous retirement. There are several ways to keep your health in check through activity and exercise while also investing to ensure you have enough funds for a comfortable living at home. Retirement can be the best part […]Read More
Helpful Guidelines for a Successful Retirement
You’ve been waiting your whole work life for retirement and now here’s your chance to make the most of your senior years. Are you a little nervous about your finances and healthcare plans? Don’t worry, you’re not the only one! Many Americans are worried they might not have enough saved for retirement, but with these […]Read More
Fun Ways to Make Extra Money During Retirement
Are you excited to sit back and relax during retirement? Doing nothing at all sounds fun in theory, but after a couple of months or years, you might start to get restless at home. Or maybe you’ll discover you don’t have quite enough money to live the lifestyle you desired or go on the vacations […]Read More
Getting Married After 60: What To Consider
Love can find you at any age. But when you partner up later in life, there are a lot more considerations than if you were, say, in your 20s or 30s. At this stage, you probably come to a relationship with quite a bit of life experience, especially concerning the physical, emotional and financial variety. […]Read More
10 Reasons Having a Good Credit Score Is Important
If you’re retired, own your own home or just feel you have pretty much bought everything you’re ever going to need in life, you may assume that maintaining a good credit score is no longer such a big deal. What difference does it really make, you ask yourself, if your FICO score is 500 or […]Read More
New Year’s Eve Party Ideas for Seniors
Count yourself fortunate if you’ve been able to experience some of our nation’s coast-to-coast New Year’s Eve celebrations, like watching the ball drop in Times Square in New York City, or staying up all night on the famous Rose Parade route in Pasadena, Calif., or partying in the streets or casinos of Las Vegas until […]Read More
Funny City Names and Unusual Place Names To Visit
For main travel destinations, you can’t do much better than immersing yourself in the sheer grandeur of the Grand Canyon, the magnificent monuments of Washington D.C. or the cultural and culinary delights of New Orleans. But if you have the time — one of the many benefits of retirement — why not let your travels […]Read More