1. Mistakes That Come From Not Using a Retirement Income Planner in Seattle (part 1)

    For residents of Seattle, you’re fortunate to be living in one of the thriving, prosperous areas of the United States. You’ve enjoyed a robust job market and ample opportunity to advance your career, and you’ve made a good life for yourself. Your income exceeds your expenses, and you are feeling confident about the future because you have some savings and investments. If this sounds like you…Read More

  2. 3 Mistakes That Denver Workers Make In Retirement Income Planning

    Residents of Denver are fortunate to be living in a relatively thriving, healthy economy where there are abundant jobs. These conditions make it an ideal time to save for retirement and make sure you have a plan in place for your retirement income. Many people in 2017 are taking advantage of the lower unemployment and better salaries to think about retirement, but some residents are making signifi…Read More

  3. The Fast Food Mentality of Retirement Income Planning

    It has been said on many occasions that some financial advisory firms across this nation are using what we like to call the 'fast food' mentality when it comes to retirement income planning in Los Angeles. Here is what I mean: Let's say you walk into a local financial advisory firm and you are considering them to help you with your retirement assets.  You sit down with the adviser and he/she hand…Read More

  4. The 401(k) Rollover – A Common Sense Question

    At Income For Life, we often meet with near-retirees or retirees that have a 401(k) - or other forms of Defined Contribution plan - that they are considering rolling into their own personal IRA. What some do not realize, though, is that the decision of WHEN to move this asset is not nearly as important as the decision of WHERE to move this asset. Here is what I mean: Let's say are are at retiremen…Read More

  5. The Chiropractor Stigma — The Fear Of The Unknown

    Today my wife had to go to a chiropractor, so I decided to tag along because of how many times my wife had told me how this 'back guy', as I called him, was helping her so much. I reluctantly went with her to meet with this person to see what all the talk was about and to determine for myself if this guy was indeed worth my time. My wife kept telling me, "You have to go because he will change your…Read More

  6. Retirement Income Planning in Chicago — The Lost Casino

    At Income For Life, we help folks with their retirement income planning. We like to compare retirement to the following story below: Picture this: You are in Las Vegas. It is middle of the afternoon and you are off the Vegas strip and are wandering through the 'old' casinos. You know, the ones that no one goes to anymore because they are boring, they are 'old', they are not flashy at all. They ar…Read More