Mastering Money 1/31/20

Since the summer of 2019, there has been a rising trend among large companies to offer BUYOUTS of pension benefits, which can result in a substantial lump sum to a person on the verge of retirement–maybe you.  So, if you’re faced with the decision,...

Mastering Money 1/30/20

Over the past century, markets have crashed A DOZEN TIMES, several times by more than fifty percent, leaving people’s finances and dreams in disarray for YEARS.  Not only is money lost, but TIME is lost. It takes time to build up a nest egg.  No one wants to...

Mastering Money 1/29/20

Although the aggregate divorce rate among Americans has fallen in recent decades, there has been a somewhat dramatic increase in the number of divorces for couples over the age of 50, according to the Financial Planning Association.   This rise of so-called grey...

Mastering Money 1/28/20

If you set aside twenty thousand dollars a year for thirty years in a tax deferred  account you will have six hundred thousand dollars of principal if you earn zero percent.  But if you average six percent, you will have over a million dollars in twenty four years. Do...

Mastering Money 1/27/20

Today on Mastering Money…It’s a MOTLEY FOOL MONDAY!! The Motley Fool Money Show is one of the most popular stock market talk shows in America, featuring top market experts and heard by millions of listeners coast to coast—including Saturdays right here on Money...