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The Biggest Risks in Retirement

https://youtu.be/QtiJn2o_HOE We get to talk to a lot of people around the United States and even expats who live around the globe. And when we're designing ideal retirement income plans, one topic that comes up over and over is the risks that we currently face. Some of common worries that we hear...

Three Reasons to Start Social Security Early

https://youtu.be/sC7dWFsDZ6Q In this post, we’ll discuss when it may make sense to take Social Security early. The common Social Security planning technique or strategy is to wait as long as you can before you start. If you can wait until age 70, that's the maximum benefit. And you hear this...

Two Things Stopping Your Successful Retirement

https://youtu.be/sbtlnrj4JQ0 I’m fortunate to have been able to talk to hundreds of people in their fifties and sixties about their plans for retirement. And I recognize that there are two things a lot of people have in common that actually stops them from achieving a successful and secure...

How Much Will Social Security Increase in 2022?

https://youtu.be/3mlZ0yigfEQ What can you expect with the Social Security Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) for 2022? Over the last 10 years, the average cost of living increase in social security has been 1.65 percent. The COLA for 2022 was recently announced to be 5.9 percent. This is the largest...

Early Retirees: Three Ways to Possibly Reduce Healthcare Costs

https://youtu.be/0eo8539UNLs We help quite a few people retire before the age of 65 and many times health insurance costs are one of their biggest concerns. And rightfully so because you and I can imagine how pricey it might be for us to pay for health insurance, before we get to the Medicare age...