A SENIOR DECISION: RENT OR BUY?

A SENIOR DECISION: RENT OR BUY?

A SENIOR DECISION: RENT OR BUY? by Mike Kirkland Making financial decisions doesn’t get any easier, as we age. In fact, in some ways, the choices become more difficult because time is no longer on our side. If you get tripped up as a youngster, oh well, you have...
Case Study #21 – Second Time Around

Case Study #21 – Second Time Around

Rob and Emily celebrated the 35th anniversary of living in their home. In many ways, they loved the old place more now than the day they bought it. They were retired now, with plenty of time to do little repairs and improvements, which gave both of them great joy....
Case Study #20 – Lean On Me

Case Study #20 – Lean On Me

The first 40 years of marriage were healthy and happy for Keith and Mabel. Fixing and flipping homes brought great joy and considerable wealth. They saw no hardship in living in the homes they renovated, sold them and moved to the next. The last house they decided to...
Case Study #18 – Yellow Brick Road

Case Study #18 – Yellow Brick Road

Ted and Sandy were savvy investors. They studied the stock market carefully and were cautious with a low tolerance for risk. Retirement gave them more time to devote to the market. Both had sizeable 401k’s that produced very good returns. One night as they were...