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Retirement Habits – How Americans Spend Their Retirement

Retirement (/rəˈtī(ə)rmənt/) noun: the action or fact of leaving one’s job and ceasing to work. While the definition of the word retirement means actually leaving your job, we at American Advisors Group know that word means so much more. We have firsthand experience with retirement of all types, and understand the various ways people plan and […]

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Is A Reverse Mortgage Right For You?

Dee Lee, Certified Financial Planner, explains how reverse mortgages are becoming a better financial product causing them to become more popular. There are pros and cons to a reverse mortgage and they are not for everyone, but those people the product is suitable for are staying in their homes and are financially more independent. A […]

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8 Ways to Use a Reverse Mortgage as a Financial Planning Tool

In the past, the main purpose of a Reverse Mortgage was to help seniors to fulfill cash needs by allowing them to pull the equity in their homes.  But today, many seniors are finding that even if they don’t particularly need to fulfill a cash need, they can take advantage of the benefits of a […]

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Homes and the Stock Market Crash of the 1930’s

October 29, 1929, known as Black Tuesday, lives in infamy as the day the stock market crashed. On this day, the booming stock market finally imploded and stocks tumbled in value. Many investors lost everything, and the economy took a severe hit. The Great Depression began, which would hold the United States in its grip […]

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3 Reasons You Should Call Your American Advisors Group Reverse Mortgage Professional

As a senior interested in a reverse mortgage, you may have already started to do a little research into the inner workings of this unique loan product. You may have learned some answers to your questions by looking at the American Advisors Group FAQs page online. You may have even asked everyone you know about it. But one […]

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10 Ways On How To Keep Your Mind Sharp

Have you misplaced your car keys lately? Did you have to be reminded of what you had for dinner last night? Are you a tad slower buzzing in when you play Jeopardy at home? It’s likely these little mental slips or cognitive delays are simply a natural part of the aging process. That said, there […]

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How to Make Your Money Last in Retirement

When you were saving for retirement, your goal was to accumulate as big a nest egg as possible. Now that you’re actually retired, it’s up to you to preserve and manage that money so it continues to serve your needs and goals through retirement. As a first step, inventory all your financial assets, such as […]

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How to Write a Memoir

A will or testament is a legal document where you can express how you want your property and assets to be distributed after your death. But what if you wish to distribute something even more valuable — your insights and observations drawn from your unique life experiences. If you have that desire burning inside you, […]

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Retirement Stats – How Americans Plan Their Golden Years

Retirement is very often considered the light at the end of the tunnel of your career. At AAG, we know better than anyone that retirement is something nearly everyone strives for, and they spend the better part of their adult lives saving money and making plans to ensure that their retirement years are comfortable. These […]

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The Best Is Yet to Come: 4 Ways to Improve Your Retirement Lifestyle

The healthier you are both physically and mentally, the better chance you have at enjoying a long and prosperous retirement. There are several ways to keep your health in check through activity and exercise while also investing to ensure you have enough funds for a comfortable living at home. Retirement can be the best part […]

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