As we enter new and dangerous waters, there are many new questions and concerns we’ll need to re-visit. Not only is our health at-risk daily, but so is our livelihood. Retirement, whether you’re already there or are approaching it, may face drastic, never-before-seen adjustments. Our personal goals and values may need adjustment too. And, perhaps, [...]
There was a time in the not-so-distant past when the "theory of decreasing responsibility" was a viable way of determining how to plan one's retirement. This theory, which formed the nucleus of retirement planning for decades, held that as people get older, their financial responsibilities will decrease. For example, the mortgage will typically be paid [...]
Albert Einstein was quoted saying that tax deferral (compounding) is one of the greatest inventions of the modern world. Not only is tax liability deferred but by doing so but you can increase the compounding from double compounding to triple compounding.