Retirement Planning

It is never too early to consider planning for your retirement, in fact, the earlier you do so, the more options will be available to you and the more financially secure you are likely to be in later life. In this section of the website we will cover many of the factors that you should be aware of when considering your retirement including saving for your future, investments, tax, asset allocation and diversifying your portfolio.

Retirement Planning : Social Security Optimization

Posted by on Jul 16, 2013 in Financial Focus, Retirement Planning, Social Security

Retirement age has finally come for many within the baby boom generation. Whether that be a young boomer retiring early at 58, a 62 year old retiring simply because she is finally eligible for Social Security, a 66 year old “hanging it up” because he is eligible for his work pension, or a 69 year old who is simply ready to call it quits. All of these retirees have a very important decision to make, and a decision that many are making without enough thought. That is: when to start Social Security benefits? Contrary to what many believe, retirement age and Social Security age should not always...

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