June 29, 2020

What is Better: A Will or a Trust?

What's the greatest legacy you can leave behind? Some would argue that it's a solid estate plan. Designating your beneficiaries in a will or a living trust could be the final gift that's most appreciated by your heirs. If you cast your last farewell without any property transfer instructions, your e...
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June 24, 2020

How to Get Power of Attorney for Elderly Parents

You might remember your folks helping you open your first bank account and write your first check. And while that was a long time ago, you may not be ready for those roles to reverse, with you taking the financial lead for your parents. Unfortunately, it's not uncommon that a parent would need an ad...
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June 17, 2020

What Is Variable Life Insurance?

A variable life insurance policy is a type of permanent life insurance. A permanent life insurance policy covers a policyholder for the entirety of their life so long as premiums are paid. This type of policy is perfect for people who are looking for cash value, investment variety, flexible premiums...
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June 4, 2020

How Does the Coronavirus Affect Retirement Planning?

The sting of the coronavirus pandemic is being felt far and wide. Even if you're fortunate enough to have sidestepped illness, COVID-19 has likely made its mark on your retirement portfolio and, possibly, your income. Both outcomes signal it's time to reassess where you stand with respect to retirem...
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May 27, 2020

What is an Annuity and How Does it Work?

Worried about running out of money in retirement? You're not the only one. A 2019 survey from Aegon and Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies indicates that 40% of people globally are worried about outliving their savings. ...
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May 20, 2020

Senior Resources Guide For Coronavirus

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, many seniors are left with questions about the status of services and how to stay connected with loved ones. To help, we’ve compiled this comprehensive resource guide for seniors that covers essential coronavirus questions along with several resources to he...
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