Were Times Ever Really Simpler?

Were Times Ever Really Simpler?

Ahhh…..The Golden years, the years of relaxation, taking it easy, enjoying hobbies, and living the good but simple life. Wrong……. What happened in last 30 days? My friends, a new word has entered the dictionary and our daily language, COVID-19. The Golden years began...
Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now

Several tornadoes have touched down over the past two weeks in highly populated areas spanning almost the entirety of the Midwest United States, causing catastrophic damage. The storms and in some instances, flooding have devastated hundreds of buildings and homes,...
Authentic Communication Works

Authentic Communication Works

Siblings do not always receive equal shares of a parent’s estate. Sometimes the inequality is intentional and sometimes it is accidental. Regardless of how it happens, it can and will cause arguments among the children. As you know, sibling rivalry is always...
Be Savvy When You Travel

Be Savvy When You Travel

Many of my clients and friends actively travel in their retirement. Specifically, many have asked whether Medicare will cover their medical expenses for care if they are in a foreign country. In most cases, Medicare will not cover you for foreign travel health...
What Do Bill Gates and Elton John Have In Common?

What Do Bill Gates and Elton John Have In Common?

Some high profile individuals, not just Bill Gates and Elton John, believe their children should work hard to appreciate the value of money. Growing up super-wealthy can often lead to a sense of entitlement and a lack of drive. After all, if everything is handed to...