1. Investing In The Stock Market In Retirement

    So, you've retired, huh?  Now what?  Should you keep all of your money in the stock market?  How much risk should you really be taking?  Better yet...how much risk can you truly afford to take?  If history has taught us anything about investing in retirement, having too much risk at the wrong time can be completely devastating.  Just ask some of the thousands and thousands of people who lost…Read More

  2. Four Investment Myths That Could Affect You During Retirement

    With so many different methodologies and investment philosophies out there today, it is important to sort out the good advice from the bad.  Many investors might experience "decision paralysis" when presented with all of the different options they have available to them.  Do you hire a broker or a financial planner?  Commission-based or fee-based?  Should you have your money in the stock marke…Read More

  3. Comparing Wall Street To Casinos Isn’t Fair – To The Casinos

    "Sounds like you guys are a couple of bookies." - Eddie Murphy, from the movie Trading Places, after being educated about Wall Street commodities trading. There are tons of comparisons from all walks of life discussing how Wall Street is 'just like a casino' because you can lose your money just as fast as you win it.  If I was a casino owner, I would be FUMING MAD at this comparison because I …Read More

  4. Choosing Between the Lump Sum and a Pension

    With every passing year, more and more employers are deciding to offer lump-sum buyout offers to eradicate their books from the lengthy list of pensions they are on the hook for.  Retirees and pre-retirees alike are getting lump-sum offers on a regular basis. Is the lump-sum the way to go - or is it better to take a lifetime income? What about taking the lump-sum and setting up an independent inc…Read More

  5. Longevity Decisions in Retirement

    People over age 90 are now the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population. By mid-century, this population is expected to quadruple. Many researchers currently are studying what the commonalities are for longevity and whether we can replicate them either in lifestyle choices or perhaps even pharmaceutically. Need retirement income planning help in Los Angeles? Call our team at Income For Life …Read More

  6. The Three Phases Of Your Retirement Life

    There are fundamental differences and changes that every investor must consider as they move along their retirement path.  Investing your money properly for each phase can make a huge difference as far as when you might be able to retire, how much you may save during your working years, how much income your portfolio can produce for you regularly during retirement and even how your assets are dis…Read More