Inflation and Your Retirement Plan

Inflation and Your Retirement Plan

The current rising inflation rate can be extremely nerve-racking when you are considering your financial portfolio. For the past several years, the inflation rate has been rising gradually. However, at this point in time, it is a historic high for inflation rates. In...
Protecting Your Retirement Savings Against Inflation

Protecting Your Retirement Savings Against Inflation

With inflation rising without an income increase to match, it can be a concerning time. Everyone in the United States is experiencing an increase in the prices of necessities. This can be especially stressful if you are retired and living off of a fixed income. Keep...
Easy Ways to Lower Your Cost of Living

Easy Ways to Lower Your Cost of Living

With the new year, you’re probably thinking a lot about your finances, especially your budget, income, and expenses. Cost of living is the amount of money you spend each year to keep living your lifestyle. Many factors come together to determine your cost of living,...
Where Your Retirement Plan Should Be at Each Stage of Life

Where Your Retirement Plan Should Be at Each Stage of Life

Retirement savings takes decades to build up to have enough to live off of in your golden years. You want to be sure that you are on track for your goals, no matter what age you are at. The key to retirement savings is to start early. Trying to play catch up is not...
What Are My Retirement Options as a Small Business Owner?

What Are My Retirement Options as a Small Business Owner?

Typically, a person receives retirement options for 401(k)s and IRAs through their employer. If you own your own small business, you do not receive that same option without a few changes. People who are self employed are fully responsible for their own retirement...
Spring Cleaning Your Retirement Plan

Spring Cleaning Your Retirement Plan

While you are accomplishing spring cleaning in your house, you may also want to take a look at your retirement plan. Finances need seasonal cleaning too! It is a great time to review your savings, check your progress, and set new goals. Periodically looking over your...