Is the Stock Market Being Artificially Manipulated?

I have always wondered what it might be like to be an insider at Wall Street, to be able to know secrets before others, to have a head start in trends and events. I am not talking about “insider” information, I am speaking about the “old boys” club. A recent article in Bloomberg Business gave [...]

By |2018-03-11T01:00:02+00:00March 20th, 2016|Investing|

Medicare Out Of Pocket Spending

As more and more seniors evolve into retirement, the need of Medicare as the primary source of health insurance becomes paramount.  With recent changes to Medicare reimbursement dictated by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) the unknown amount out of pocket expense Medicare enrollees will be faced with becomes unclear.  Once a retiree becomes dependent on fixed income, [...]

By |2018-03-11T23:40:46+00:00March 10th, 2016|The Affordable Care Act--Obamacare|

Annuities: Love Them Or Hate Them

The Wall Street Journal recently had an article about annuities and why so many people should consider them.  The most significant reason why annuities are not 100% embraced is simple, people think of them as complicated and don’t understand them. David Blanchett makes a great case for why an annuity is important in the article [...]

By |2018-03-11T23:45:17+00:00March 7th, 2016|Annuities|