retirement Archive

What We’re Reading: Oct. 8 – Oct. 14

2015 House Trends, Retirement visas, iPhone carrier pricing and Household cleaning tips If you had asked someone in the 1960s what the home of 2015 would look like, chances are they imagined something akin to The Jetsons’ home complete...
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October 14, 2011

What We’re Reading: Feb. 19 – Feb. 25

Facebook apathy, eBooks for iPads, the value of homeownership, and your favorite childhood toys Marketing through Facebook should be ideal – you’re connecting with friends and colleagues, reaching people who actually ‘like’ what you’re doing. So why is it...
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February 25, 2011

What We’re Reading: Jan. 15 – Jan. 21

The mortgage interest deduction has been cited recently as an easy candidate for elimination in tax reform proposals. But the Joint Committee on Taxation – Congress’ top technical resource on all tax law matters – says MID’s impact on...
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January 21, 2011

What We’re Reading: Sept. 25 – Oct. 1

How Do We Stop Housing From Further Collapse? (The Atlantic) A Quick Peek at the Retirement House of Tomorrow (MarketWatch) Refinancing: Whom Can You Trust? (Wall Street Journal) Human Landscapes in SW Florida (The Big Picture Blog @ Boston.com)...
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October 4, 2010

Rethinking Retirement

A recent Newsweek article shows that spending by retirees declines greatly from initial years of retirement through mid- and late-retirement.  Average spending for households headed by folks between the ages of 55 and 64 was $54,783 in 2008 — compared to the...
May 4, 2010