Has someone stolen my home? Will I be evicted? Is all my equity gone?
On the list of top retirement planning goals, long-term care funding for many people is probably near the bottom. Who wants to think about spending time in a nursing home instead of time in a vacation home? But as the life expectancy of older adults rises, almost everyone should consider having some kind of plan in place.
Remodeling the kitchen.
Building an addition for workspace.
Paying off debt.
There are a variety of good reasons to consider tapping your home for cash.
Do you have a will or an estate plan? Around half of you reading this said “no.” And of those of you who said “yes,” most haven’t updated their will or plan in some time. If there’s a common unaddressed problem in the financial plans of many adults of all income levels, it’s what to do about their assets when they’re gone.
At the most basic level, college commencement speeches are intended to inspire and motivate graduates about to enter the “real world.” But these speeches often convey timeless pieces of wisdom that are relevant to anyone – including those 10, 20, 30 or even 40 years out of college.
We all make mistakes. Fortunately for us, our mistakes don’t prevent other people from qualifying for a home loan or getting a job. But those kind of mistakes could show up on your credit report, which is why everyone should be vigilant about fixing them.
Advance Capital Management prides itself on the talent and hard work of its staff. That’s why we’re pleased to announce three of our financial advisors – Ryan Sheffer, Michael Hohf and Daniel McHugh – have been named to Forbes magazine’s 2021 Best-In-State Wealth Advisors.