How to estimate length of retirement

From Retirement Now Newsletter September 30th 2021 With a definite emphasis on “estimate.” Life expectancy is one of the biggest unknown variables you will have in your retirement plan. That doesn’t mean you can’t take some steps to try and estimate it. Or take steps...

Tax updates from D.C.

From Retirement Now Newsletter September 23rd 2021 I came across a good article about some potential tax changes that may be looming on the horizon… with an emphasis on potential. The bill is still draft legislation. We should expect the Ways and Means Committee, who...

On the Social Security Trustee report 2021

From Retirement Now Newsletter September 16th 2021 The Social Security and Medicare Trustees have put out the 2021 report on the current, as well as projected, status of the programs. There’s lots of info in even the summary, which I’ll put the highlights...

Retiring like Bob Barker or Alex Trebek

From Retirement Now Newsletter August 26th 2021 As of writing this the search for Alex Trebek’s Jeopardy replacement is still underway. The guy that was chosen as the replacement, Mike Richards, has stepped aside. Not wholesome enough. One thing… he had some edgy...