Coping with becoming a widow or widower
You may have heard of chemo brain as patients struggle with memory and decision-making during and just after treatment for cancer.  Not as many have heard of widow or widowers’ brain that results i [more]
How to stick with your financial goals
“It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.” – Tony Robbins One of the hardest things about goal setting is getting started on the path to your goal. One of the next harde [more]
Why Own Your Home When You Can Rent?
“A good home must be made not bought.” – Joyce Maynard We live in a society that places a great deal of importance on home ownership. Owning a home is often seen as a hallmark of success; the [more]
Retirement Catch-up strategies for late starters
I recall an old New Yorker cartoon. It showed a financial planner sitting across the desk from an older couple. “We want to retire next week and have no money,” the man told the advisor. “This i [more]
Will your retirement be your victory lap?
Retirement – it’s a day many people look forward to and some people dread. Retirement used to look something like this: you’d spend your entire career with a single company, before retiring (som [more]
Are you ready for a different retirement?
Today retirement can be so rewarding because of good genes, nutrition, fitness, and medical care increase our quality and quantity of life.  We are living longer in better health.  On the other hand [more]