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Retirement Planning

Retirement planning isn’t just about saving money. It’s also about making sure that you have the skills, passive income and passions to get the most from life after retirement.

8 Ways to Declare Your Financial Freedom When the Clock Strikes 55
12 hours ago

8 Ways to Declare Your Financial Freedom When the Clock Strikes 55

Ladies, as we celebrated the freedoms of our nation on July 4, I encourage you to look at how to create financial freedom in your life. Money is a tool to be used creatively and constructively to build families and communities…
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What to Do So Your Inheritance Does Not End Up in the Hands of the Other Woman
3 weeks ago

What to Do So Your Inheritance Does Not End Up in the Hands of the Other Woman

“Money does not change people, it unmasks them.” – Henry Ford. Most people do not enter a marriage with the idea of ending it. But almost half of marriages do end. Dennis and Meghan were married for almost 20 years and had two teens…

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4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them
4 weeks ago

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them

This is a difficult article for me to write. After all, I’m not writing from a position of strength. Like many of the 1000s of baby boomer women I have talked to since starting Sixty and Me, I made all of the financial mistakes below. Read More

My Top Tips on Making Withdrawals from Your Retirement Distribution Sources
4 weeks ago

My Top Tips on Making Withdrawals from Your Retirement Distribution Sources

This is by far one of the most challenging financial areas to consider during your retirement transition phase. Read More

4 Retirement Benefits of the New SECURE Act – The Rules – They Are A-Changin’!
1 month ago

4 Retirement Benefits of the New SECURE Act – The Rules – They Are A-Changin’!

There are things brewing in Washington, DC, that may nicely “season your pot” of financial assets available for your fall season of life. The House of Representatives recently passed the SECURE…
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Oh La La! 5 Places in Europe Where You Can Still Retire on $35,000 a Year
1 month ago

Oh La La! 5 Places in Europe Where You Can Still Retire on $35,000 a Year

By  •  Lifestyle

If it’s culture, history, and variety you’re after, Europe has it all. From idyllic rural retreats to cities where history is thickly layered with stunning architecture and grand museums, rich in romance, Europe has long had a strong appeal for North American retirees…
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7 Reasons Why Having a Good Estate Plan Can Save Your Family After You’re Gone
2 months ago

7 Reasons Why Having a Good Estate Plan Can Save Your Family After You’re Gone

While death and taxes are the two certainties in life, no one ever expects their child to die before themselves. Yet life comes in different flavors. Here is a great example I always consider…

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An Interview with a Retired Millionaire: Living Better for Less in Retirement
2 months ago

An Interview with a Retired Millionaire: Living Better for Less in Retirement

Today, I wanted to share an interview I had with a millionaire who has just retired. I wanted us to see how she thinks, how she lives, what she does. I hope it gives you some perspective about your life, your retirement savings and your relationship to money. Read More

Financial Survival in Retirement – Annuities and Reverse Mortgages and Bonds… Oh My!
2 months ago

Financial Survival in Retirement – Annuities and Reverse Mortgages and Bonds… Oh My!

Financial options in retirement can be really overwhelming – especially if you haven’t had to deal with money before. Join us in discussion with financial expert Pam Krueger who has some great advice when it comes to reverse mortgages, annuities and taking back control of your finances. Enjoy the show! Read More

Social Security Secrets That You Need to Know
2 months ago

Social Security Secrets That You Need to Know

In 2017, there were about 11.64 million widows and about 3.28 widowers in the United States. For everyone, social security is part of your retirement paycheck, and you want to make sure you are maximizing the amount you receive. Read More