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The ultimate retirement checklist for 55+

If you are nearing retirement, you may be nervous about making sure you have all your ducks in a row. Investment strategies may need to change as you get closer to retiring, so it’s important to make sure you have the right guidance to keep you up to date. We recommend meeting with a financial […]

Can you spot the difference? Wealth managers vs. financial advisors and which one you need as you approach retirement

Sometimes the terms “wealth managers” and “financial advisors” are used interchangeably, but really, they mean two different things. A wealth manager is a type of financial advisor. Financial advisors handle general finances, but wealth managers specialize in preserving and growing wealth. Below are outlines of online customer personas who may benefit from each option. Online […]

Wealth management designed specifically for retirement in Tampa, FL 

In the last several years, Tampa, Florida, has seen its population growth explode. The city’s population consists of 1 in 5 senior citizen residents and is one of the largest metro areas for seniors in the U.S. today, according to a recent Tampa Bay Times article. More and more people are flooding in, creating a […]

Is retirement planning in Tampa, FL, unique to other cities?

Retirement planning on its own can be daunting, but retirement planning in Tampa, Florida, can feel like a whole other beast. Tampa’s housing market prices and inflation rates are higher than the national average. This is making it hard for people to find affordable housing. Currently, Tampa’s housing market is ranked 14th in terms of […]

Financial services to help you retire comfortably in beautiful Clearwater, FL

A recent CBS News article listed Clearwater, Florida, as one of the Top 10 best places to retire, and who can blame them? With a population of less than 120,000, Clearwater still boasts all the luxuries and amenities of a much larger city. With beautiful beaches and natural areas surrounding the peaceful coastal resort town, […]

Inflation and retirement: Is the decreased value of your green putting your retirement in the red?

Inflation refers to the sustained increase of prices and goods over a specified time period. An increase of inflation is a sign that there are too many dollars chasing too few goods. It can also be caused by a shortage of certain supplies, which drives up the price of goods and lowers the value of […]