Using Reverse Mortgages To Help Retirement Money Go Further

New research shows that reverse mortgages are an increasingly intelligent way to augment retirement planning. What role should they play for you? New studies reveal that reverse mortgages may be far more beneficial than previously thought. Highly respected professors, economists and financial experts now believe that these tools can play an essential role for all…

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Should I Get a Reverse Mortgage or a Credit Line? What’s the difference between a home equity line of credit and reverse mortgages?

The number of financial products available to older homeowners is growing. Access to home loans, credit lines, and reverse mortgages appears to be improving. But which is the best option for you? Is it a reverse mortgage or a home equity line of credit? Rising Expenses & Uncertainty Many older homeowners are on fixed incomes.…

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Should I Get a Reverse Mortgage, Downsize or Sell My Home?

Should I Get a Reverse Mortgage, Downsize or Sell My Home? If you are trying to decide between attaining a reverse mortgage, downsizing to a less expensive home or selling your home but are unsure of which direction to go, I recently discovered a publication by The Center for Retirement Research (CRR) at Boston College.…

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How to Choose a Medicare Plan Without Driving Yourself Crazy

Medicare is confusing because there are so many plans and so many choices to make, but the time when you have to choose is getting close. This year’s Medicare Open Enrollment period runs from October 15 through December 7, so millions of seniors will be taking a hard look at their plans and choosing to…

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