Retirement Plans for the Self-Employed

The number of self-employed Americans has steadily climbed when compared to historical levels. According to this data from the Pew Research Center, approximately 30% of jobs in the United States are held by those who are self-employed, or by the workers that they have hired. Considering the steady increase in the number of self-employed Americans, a question […]

Three Tips to Help You Maximize Your Social Security Benefits

Social Security is the largest source of retirement income for most Americans and replaces about 40% of the average person’s pre-retirement income. Yet many people do not take the time to understand how Social Security calculates benefits or how to maximize these benefits, potentially leaving thousands of dollars on the table during retirement. Here are […]