October 3, 2016

Baby Boomers Have Wobbly Expectations for Home Equity in Retirement

For many U.S. Baby Boomers, home equity isn’t their top source for funding retirement compared to other strategies at their disposal. This lack of intended use, however, doesn’t necessarily mean […]
October 3, 2016

Retirement Experts Clash on Financial Planning Merits of Reverse Mortgages

Reverse mortgages have gained considerable attention in recent years for their strategic use in retirement planning. But while financial planners, academics and other professionals have recognized the newfangled use of […]
October 3, 2016

New Social Security Rules Play Into Reverse Mortgage Retirement Strengths

Changes to the Social Security program enacted this year are lending credence to reverse mortgages as a viable retirement income planning strategy, according to some retirement experts during a recent […]
October 3, 2016

Why Seniors with Mortgage Debt are Becoming the ‘New Normal’ for Retirement

Often considered a byproduct of the housing market crash, the growing number of older households carrying housing-related debt into their retirement years doesn’t appear to be a short lived phenomenon, […]