It is not uncommon to hear the story of someone over 55 with no savings, or very little. It is becoming a stark reality of today’s world. However, there are simple strategies to take the pressure off your retirement even if you have a debt or are not earning as much as you need to lead a comfortable life into your 80’s and beyond. Here are some of my tips: Retirement Plan B If you are already in your 50’s and nowhere near where you wish you were financially there is a solution. If you delay … [Read more...]
Over 55 And In Debt? Here’s How To Fix It.
If you’re working toward becoming debt-free, earning extra income is one of the best ways to accelerate your progress. You may want to have a second income source just until you’re debt free or you may find it provides a needed financial cushion for routine bills or unexpected expenses like car repairs. A second income can also be a perfect way to rebuild retirement savings or an emergency fund. Where do you start? Thanks to the internet, there are thousands of well-paying job opportunities … [Read more...]