Student Loan Debt Crisis growing daily

“There’s a systemic problem in the student loan market that doesn’t exist in the other asset classes.  Students need to get a job that allows them to pay off their debt. The delinquency rate will rise as long as students aren’t graduating with degrees that pay back that cost.”  – John Hupalo, Invite Education This recent Bloomberg Article shows just how …

Are Too Many Baby Boomers Too Indebted?

   Financial burdens could alter their retirement prospects.  Provided by Reeve Conover     Imagine retiring with $50,000 of debt. Some new retirees owe more than that. Outstanding home loans, education debt, small business loans, and lingering credit card balances threaten to compromise their retirement plans.   How serious is the problem? A study from the University of Michigan’s Retirement …

The Financial Toll of Addiction

Opioid abuse threatens to wreak havoc on family finances and retirement plans. Provided by Reeve Conover – Conover Consulting Imagine your retirement dreams put on hold or compromised, your savings and investment accounts reduced, and your loved ones incommunicative or at odds with each other. This terrible state is the reality for families ravaged by addiction.

Will Debt Spoil Too Many Retirements?

What pre-retirees owe could compromise their future quality of life. Provided by Reeve Conover – Conover Consulting The key points of retirement planning are easily stated. Start saving and investing early in life. Save and invest consistently. Avoid drawing down your savings along the way. Another possible point for that list: pay off as much debt as you can before …