1. Signs That Show You’re Ready To Retire In Seattle

    Retirement is something that most of us have dreamed about since our youth. Perhaps you envision traveling the country in an RV visiting every single national park. Maybe you want to whittle away your days at your lakefront property, fishing and enjoying nature. Regardless of what ideal retirement looks like for you, retirement is a goal we all hope to achieve. Here at Income For Life, we assist o…Read More

  2. 4 Milestones That Help Determine When You Can Retire

    We all work for retirement, but how do we know exactly when we should retire? Making that call is one of the biggest calls you’ll have to make in your life, especially if you don’t want to end up back in the working world. You want to ensure you have enough funds to comfortably enjoy retirement without having to nickel and dime every little thing. That’s why in today’s blog post, we’ll g…Read More

  3. Annuities Explained: Variable Annuities

    Welcome back! In our last blog, we talked about the basics of annuities, and how they’re a retirement plan that goes untaxed, and pays an annual income. Essentially, it’s an investment in your future. But as the basics of annuities tend to get complicated, so do the different types of annuities. Of the many types that exist, one of them is a variable annuity. It is essentially your most simple…Read More

  4. What is Financial Planning Anyway?

    When it comes to financial planning, there are so many things to be considered. There’s different ways to create a financial plan, there’s different things to specifically save for, and there are ways to consider when financial planning is appropriate. But the biggest thing to be understood about the process is that it is ongoing. No matter where you’re at in life, taking a look at how to pl…Read More

  5. What To Look For In A Financial Planner

    When it comes to choosing a retirement planner it can be hard to know what to look for.  Because you are looking to have the best plans and protection for your money and investments, it is important that you give it a lot of research. While researching for the right retirement planning company may be a long and arduous task, but it will also be a rewarding one. So when looking for the best fit fo…Read More

  6. The Reality of Retirement Planning for Millennials

    For those of us in Gen Y the thought of retirement is just that: a thought. So it comes as no surprise that most Millennials aren’t planning or saving for retirement. What’s worse is that according to CNBC 15% of Millennials believe that winning the lottery is a good strategy for saving for retirement and 11% expect the money to be given to them. These statistics are real and terrifying. But t…Read More