1. The Cost of Waiting

    We often hear from retirees and near-retirees that they 'have plenty of time to make a decision' when it comes to proper financing planning for their Required Income - but what is the true cost of waiting? Required Income is defined as the amount of retirement income needed to pay for basic living expenses, such as mortgage, car, food, medical, utilities, gas, etc.  You know:  The bills you MUST…Read More

  2. Occam’s Razor – The Definition of Simplicity

    Occam's Razor is a problem-solving principle devised by William of Ockham, who was an English friar and Scholastic philosopher in the 1300's.  The principle states that among competing hypotheses, the one with the fewest assumptions should be selected.  Other, more complicated solutions may ultimately prove to be correct, as well, but - in absence of certainty - the fewer assumptions that are ma…Read More

  3. The Retirement Playbook – A Common Sense Strategy

    Everyone knows after talking to me for only a few minutes or listening to my radio show for a bit that I am a 'common sense' guy.  What I mean by this is that if I look up into the sky and I see it is blue, then I am going to say the sky is blue.  If something looks like a duck, walks like a duck and sounds like a duck, then I am going to say it is a duck.  It is common sense.  Agreed? With t…Read More

  4. Income For Life Videos – Now On YouTube!

    Our Income For Life videos are now LIVE on YouTube!  Visit our YouTube page by clicking HERE to check them out!   Matt Nelson, president and host of Income For Life Radio Income For Life LLC 877-284-8929 Toll Free www.IncomeForLife.org…Read More

  5. “Where Are The Customers’ Yachts?” – A Wall Street Perspective For The Ages

    I would like to share with you a quote from Tony Robbins' new book titled 'Money: Master The Game.'  Here it is: "Fred Schwed Jr. was a professional trader who quit Wall Street after losing a lot of his money in the crash of 1929. In 1940, he wrote the investment classic 'Where Are The Customers' Yachts - A Good Hard Look At Wall Street'. The joke behind the title has been retold many different w…Read More