Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the budget deficit disturbing.

Editors Note: “This is posted to add to the discussion about the future of Social Security/Medicare/Medicaid and how that will impact senior budgets down the line. Readers can believe what they want from this discussion. Any overhaul of the “entitlements” will doublessly impact senior incomes negatively as the new left now claim a piece of Medicare for everyone. As a believer in the HECM income fix, we believe it is time to open our minds to the use of home equity as a hedge against erosion of what is referred to as “entitlements”. Many will argue that they were paid for with SS deductions over many years believing they would be claimed at the 62+ mark and don’t refer to them as entitlements.”

By Steven T. Dennis


Yes, you already knew this but now you know for sure — there are fixes on the way (if you are willing to learn how to live happily with less and …) if you have home equity and are wiling to use it with Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM).

by Teresa Ghilarducci, Bernard L. and Irene Schwartz Professor of Economics at The New School for Social Research and Director of SCEPA’s Retirement Equity Lab (ReLab); Michael Papadopoulos, ReLab Research Associate; and Anthony Webb, ReLab Research Director

¿Por qué las viejas reglas para los ahorros de jubilación ya no funcionan?

30 de noviembre de 2018

Los tiempos han cambiado y también las reglas de jubilación. Obtenga consejos prácticos de Robert Merton. Cuando se trata de planificar su jubilación, hay muchos aspectos que debe tener en cuenta. La mayoría de nosotros queremos que esos años dorados estén llenos de eventos emocionantes, una forma de vida cómoda y, por supuesto, que la salud lo respalde.

CPA clients worry about running out of money

Of all the concerns impacting Americans’ retirement today, running out of money, maintaining their lifestyle and rising healthcare expenses continue to top the list. This according to the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Personal Financial Planning Trends Survey which was conducted August 20 through September 24, 2018 and includes responses from 631 CPA financial planners.