11 Retirement Planning Strategies to Jumpstart 2019

1.    Up Your Retirement Contributions The start of a new year is the perfect time to set new goals and save more. In 2019, you can contribute more than ever into your retirement accounts. Total contributions increased by $500, now totaling $19,000. If you are expecting a raise, bonus, or are able to sock away  Read more ➝

Don’t Get Stuck in the Honeymoon Phase of Retirement

You have worked your whole life to save for retirement. You anticipate having freedom and time to do whatever you want. However, many people struggle with the transition into retirement.   What is the Honeymoon Phase of Retirement? According to Dr. Joseph Coughlin, there are four phases of retirement. The first being the honeymoon phase.  Read more ➝

older couple enjoying retirement and a glass of white wine

Retirement Planning Strategies: 7 Year-End Mistakes to Avoid

As we approach the end of 2018, advisors of all disciplines have the special opportunity to remind clients of their value by showing that they understand their client’s personal situation. This is especially true for retirement and tax planning strategists. It’s easy for clients to feel lost, make poor decisions, and suffer major consequences if  Read more ➝