Retirement

Benefits, Medicare, Medicaid

Is Social Security Doomed?

I don’t think so, but we do need to fix the problem! And soon!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/04/2015

Social Security

Social Security Facts

According to the latest data I found, 59 million Americans are receiving Social Security benefits totaling $863 billion.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/03/2015

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The Retirement Back-Up Plan

If you have not done any retirement planning, tomorrow, as everyone is seated around the table, decide which kid you want to live with in your old age.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/26/2014

Savings

Are You Saving Enough?

The average 401(k) balance came in at $88,600 at the end of the second quarter of this year according to a report released by Fidelity, which represents 12.4 million U.S. workers. Younger workers had saved less and older workers more.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/23/2014

Checks, Money, Payment, Loans

The Over The Hill Bonus

Congress increased the amount workers could contribute to their retirement plans but then realized that older workers closer to retirement were in rough shape.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/22/2014

Workers, Employees, Technology Jobs, Computers

It’s National Save for Retirement Week!

I know we have weeks dedicated to so many different things. Did you know we have a donut week? So we should have a Save for Retirement week!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/20/2014

(Photo courtesy: U.S. Social Security Administration)

Social Security And Women

Social Security is synonymous with retirement income, but it is much more.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/02/2014

Women, Money, Benefits

The Retirement Income Gap

The retirement income gap is currently 44 cents for women for every $1 that men will collect and it’s been well reported that more women than men will encounter financial hardship during retirement.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/01/2014

Former Baltimore Orioles player Boog Powell presents Derek Jeter with a basket of crabs as a farewell gift for his last game in Baltimore on September 14, 2014. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

8 Awful Parting Gifts That Teams Gave Derek Jeter

Farewell Jeets, here’s some future yard sale items!

98.5 The Sports Hub–09/29/2014

(Photo credit NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Waiting To Start Saving For Retirement

Ask any 65-year-old what they would have done differently and 90% will tell you that they should have started saving sooner!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/18/2014

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