While the consumer price index is projected to have risen 0.2% in the final month of 2023 (or 3.2% for the full year), there is a wide gap between what the Fed has indicated in terms of rate cuts and what the market is expecting. Curious about the recent conflicting news on inflation? You’re not […]
Why You Shouldn’t Solely Rely on Social Security in Retirement and How to Maximize Your Retirement Income
Relying solely on Social Security benefits for retirement income may not provide the financial security you need in your golden years. While Social Security can be a valuable asset, understanding its limitations and exploring additional income sources is crucial for a comfortable retirement. In this blog, we’ll delve into why depending solely on Social Security
Do you have a well-defined retirement plan, and is it the best option for your unique needs? Saving for your golden years often feels overwhelming, but exploring your options can help you see problems you might have missed while finding better ways to save, spend, and grow your nest egg. Listen to the latest Capitalized Life and Retirement
When planning for your retirement, it’s crucial to consider not only short-term financial decisions but also long-term ones. Your golden years should be a time of financial security and peace of mind, which requires thoughtful planning and foresight. Listen to the latest Capitalized Life and Retirement Show with Matthew P. Johnson here to learn more.
Planning for retirement in Iowa encompasses various financial aspects, from accumulating savings to managing investments, and envisioning your desired lifestyle. While many focus on building a robust nest egg, overlooking the potential need for long-term care can jeopardize financial security in later years. In today’s economic environment, incorporating long-term care insurance into your retirement plan
Managing your money in 2024 is crucial. Regardless of any past mistakes, each day presents a fresh opportunity. You have the power to make financial improvements. Let’s make 2024 a year of keeping our resolutions. Listen to the latest Capitalized Life and Retirement Show with Matthew P. Johnson here to learn more.
When we think about 2023, we remember the events that unfolded overseas in September and October. However, in November, the stock market hit an all-time high. While things are going well now, it’s important to remember that this good fortune won’t last forever. Listen to the latest Capitalized Life and Retirement Show with Matthew
As parents age, it brings about new challenges in communication and decision-making. Navigating these transitions requires patience, empathy, and open communication to find solutions that honor aging parents’ wishes. Listen to the latest Capitalized Life and Retirement Show with Matthew P. Johnson here to learn more.
Today, we’re addressing a common question received at Johnson Wealth and Income Management. Our listener for today, Janet, is still working and relies on a financial advisor. In 2022, she experienced significant financial losses and hasn’t bounced back yet. She’s been on a financial rollercoaster. Her advisor claims she’s secure, but she’s uncertain about what
Our society tells us that retirement is a wonderful time to enjoy the rewards of our hard work. However, many Americans feel anxious about their retirement future. Listen to the latest Capitalized Life and Retirement Show with Matthew P. Johnson here to learn more.