Top 10 Reasons Retirees Wish for a Do-Over

Top 10 Reasons Retirees Wish for a Do-Over

“It’s a difficult pill to swallow when you realize you’ve made a financial mistake, particularly when it’s an avoidable one. Some of these mistakes can cripple your finances for years, so it’s crucial to be as informed as possible when making monetary decisions....
Overcome the biggest budgeting obstacle

Overcome the biggest budgeting obstacle

As I work with clients to help them make the most of their money, get out of debt and get onto a path towards Financial Freedom, the first step is to come up with a plan which includes creating a budget.  A budget helps you understand how much money is coming in and...
Tips to help you get out of debt

Tips to help you get out of debt

As a financial coach, I help people get organized so they can really start understanding their money.   Part of the process is, you guessed it, getting out of debt.  Here are some quick tips that have helped my clients get organized and tackle debt. You must have a...
3 Ways to Know When You are Ready to Retire

3 Ways to Know When You are Ready to Retire

There’s a pretty good chance that your parents and grandparents retired just because they turned 65. Today’s retirement is a bit more complicated than that. While age is still an important factor, your ability to connect your financial resources to your lifestyle...
Common Factors Affecting Retirement

Common Factors Affecting Retirement

Imagine this scenario: You retire and begin receiving your retirement income. But the monthly numbers seem too small. Where did the money go? Have you been robbed? No one wants to get to retirement only to discover that their retirement income isn’t going to cover...
Paying the Bills

Paying the Bills

Don’t Forget These Potential Sources of Retirement Income Planning your retirement income is like putting together a puzzle with many different pieces. However, your puzzle, your uncle’s puzzle, and your neighbor’s puzzle don’t all use the same pieces and may even...