older couple

Baby Boomers Start Migrating to College Towns

Devalued stock portfolios, vanishing pension funds and worries about Social Security funding is spelling significant financial insecurity for some members of the baby boomer generation. But unlike their parents, who wanted to quit working and stay put during retirement, baby boomers are ready to move and hit these challenges head-on. According to the New York Times, large numbers of baby […]

Read more...

1 comment - What do you think?
Posted by bobrichards - December 31, 2013 at 6:13 pm

Categories: retirement living   Tags: , ,

sad older man

Proof that it is Not Possible for Most to Retire

Wall Street Says You CAN Retire There is so much talk about saving for retirement that you may come to believe it is possible, with the right habits and discipline, that a comfortable retirement is possible for everyone.  The truth is that maybe 20% of the population can retire in the traditional sense (i.e. live off of past savings).  The […]

Read more...

1 comment - What do you think?
Posted by bobrichards - November 24, 2013 at 10:28 pm

Categories: retirement savings   Tags: , , , , ,

greenspan

Secondary Annuities – Higher Return Without More Risk

How the Rich Invest One technique of the rich is to supply cash to people who badly need it. Using this concept, the rich are able to make higher returns.  But aren’t these investments more risky?  Not necessarily. Consider these two types of people Those who win lawsuits and the court requires that their settlement be in the form of […]

Read more...

1 comment - What do you think?
Posted by bobrichards - November 20, 2013 at 7:26 pm

Categories: retirement income   Tags:

« Previous PageNext Page »

Bob Richards