TRANSITION BOOMERS: ARE YOU CLOSING IN ON RETIREMENT?

In a recent article in LifeHealthPro by Brian Peterson, he says, “delaying the retirement income conversation until retirement begins can potentially limit the opportunity to build a level of certainty into their retirement portfolio and help reduce the risk of...

ABOUT SOCIAL SECURITY—DECISIONS, DECISIONS, PART 3

Here is the conclusion of Robert Berger’s comprehensive article on from US News and World Report about when to begin claiming Social Security benefits. “Deciding to keep working. If you want to take Social Security benefits while still working part time or full time,...

ABOUT SOCIAL SECURITY—DECISIONS, DECISIONS, PART 2

Continuing Robert Berger’s excellent US News and World Report personal-finance piece on Social Security and when to begin claiming benefits. “Your break-even age. Life expectancy has a lot to do with when it’s best to take Social Security. As noted above, the...

ABOUT SOCIAL SECURITY—DECISIONS, DECISIONS, PART 1

Feeling generally insecure about Social Security, or more specifically about when to begin claiming benefits? And what of the factors that should figure in your decision? A smart and comprehensive July article by Robert Berger on the US News and World Report website,...