Financial Articles

8 Aug 2019 No Comments

August 2019 IWM Planning News

Topics in this quarters IWM Planning News: Is the Government Double- Taxin Your Social Secuiry Benefits? Data Protection Protocols Key Estate Planning Doucments Why Not DO it Now? New Research […]

6 Aug 2019 No Comments

Here’s how much you should put in your 401(k) each month to retire with $1.5 million

Experts often recommend saving up $1 million before you retire. But in many cases, that may not be enough, thanks in part to longer life expectancy and disappearing pensions. What […]

1 May 2019 No Comments

Be cybersecure: How to protect your financial data from hackers

See attached PDF outlining some steps to be more secure with your personal financial information.

15 Apr 2019 No Comments

IWM 2Q2019 Market & Economic Review Newsletter

IWM 2Q2019 Market & Economic Review (click here)…

28 Mar 2019 No Comments

Health Savings Accounts Can Reduce Tax Bills. But Beware the Paperwork.

At this time of year, many people are looking for ways to reduce their tax bills. One option may be to make a contribution to a health savings account. You […]

7 Sep 2018 No Comments

Why (Prudent) Spending Rates Matter More Than Savings Rates

The media provides no shortage of articles giving recommendations of how much households should save to afford retirement, from rules of thumb like “save 10% to 15% of your annual […]

7 Sep 2018 No Comments

75 Must-Know Statistics About Long-Term Care: 2018 Edition

If there’s a single unsolved problem in the retirement plans for many middle- and upper-middle-income adults, it’s what to do about long-term care costs later in life. Very high-income, high-net-worth […]

7 Sep 2018 No Comments

Retirement Planning in High School? It’s Never Too Early, Experts Say

It might seem odd to open a retirement account for a high school student. But teenagers can get a big head start on long-term savings, financial advisers say, by stashing […]

7 Sep 2018 No Comments

The best way to boost retirement income

Running out of money in retirement is a huge concern. And given that a large number of workers in their 50s and 60s are behind on savings, it’s a clear […]

7 Sep 2018 No Comments

How part-time work in retirement can affect Social Security taxes and Medicare costs

For some older Americans, retirement turns out to be a fleeting status. After leaving a 40-hour work week behind, many retirees end up taking on part-time work even if it […]