article 1

How To Beat The Heat, Try These 10 Tips

With temperatures rising — the last five years have been the warmest in recorded history*  — you now more than ever need ways to beat the heat. Here are 10 low-cost, easy-to-implement strategies to help you keep your cool this summer: Hydrate regularly. Water is low-cost, abundant and accessible. Water makes up about 60 percent […]

Read More
article 1

How to Secure Your Home from Burglars

According to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report*, there were an estimated, 1,401,840 burglaries in 2017, a decrease of 7.6 percent when compared with 2016 data, but that still means that one burglary occurred in the United States about every 13 seconds. What can you do to safeguard your home from burglary, which resulted in an […]

Read More
article 1

Don’t Sacrifice Your Lifestyle in Retirement, Simply Adjust It

Just because you’re retired now doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice the lifestyle you had when you were working. Indeed, now that your time is your own, you might even be able to improve your quality of life. Think of retirement as a new suit or dress you’ve purchased. To make sure it fits, feels […]

Read More
article 1

Retirement Stats – How Americans Plan Their Golden Years

Retirement is very often considered the light at the end of the tunnel of your career. At AAG, we know better than anyone that retirement is something nearly everyone strives for, and they spend the better part of their adult lives saving money and making plans to ensure that their retirement years are comfortable. These […]

Read More
article 1

6 People Who Became Famous Icons in their Older Years

Anything is possible during retirement! If you find yourself blaming old age for reasons you don’t pursue your dreams, then read ahead and be astounded by what these individuals have done in their older years. This list includes people who had been working toward their career goals for a lifetime before gaining fame, but also […]

Read More
article 1

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
article 1

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
article 1

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
article 1

Buy Your Next Home with a HECM for Purchase Loan

Today, if you’re a homeowner, 62 or over, who wants to tap some of your home equity while continuing to live in your home, you might consider taking out a Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) loan. No monthly mortgage payments are required and you don’t have to repay the loan until you leave the home. […]

Read More
article 1

3 Reasons to Choose AAG as your Reverse Mortgage Lender

For some people, the important decision of whether or not to get a reverse mortgage is rivaled only by the decision of which lender to get a reverse mortgage with.  There are many lenders in the reverse mortgage industry, so who do you trust with such an important decision in your life?  We at American […]

Read More