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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...

Important Financial Questions to Ask Aging Parents

https://youtu.be/eeHH3NUX__g In the past few months, we've seen a few clients, and parents of clients, mentally decline in a short amount of time. They had a handle on their financial things, but then pretty rapidly, things started to slip. In this post, I'm going to give you a few questions to...

Five Retirement Skills You Need For A Successful Retirement

https://youtu.be/ClvuJsRQonU As you're thinking about retirement, you’re probably focused on finances and making sure that you're doing the right things to ensure you make wise money decisions. That's key, but there are a few other skills we've seen successful retirees develop that truly helped...

Four Retirement Questions To Ask During A Bull Market

https://youtu.be/n-OqELGPGeY Answering these four questions during a bull market can help you improve the success rate of your retirement plan. This will help you be more prepared for the next big correction, whenever that might be. I encourage you to read through each one and then think through...

Three Things You Can Do Now To Cut Taxes In Retirement

https://youtu.be/8GzBecnt0iE Taxes are likely to be one of your largest retirement expenses and they may be on the increase in the future. But you can take steps to reduce them so that it's not as bad in your retirement years. In this post, I'm going to share three things that you can do now to...

How Much Do You Need To Save To Retire?

https://youtu.be/fvDmrjq8Sic Do you know how much you need to save in order to retire with an income of $100,000 per year? By the end of this post, you'll have a good idea on the answer to that question. Then you'll be able to figure out how much you'll need to save each year to get to that...