At Wayne Smith Financial Services, LLC, we understand that retirees face many important decisions that can affect their long-term financial success. Some of these decisions revolve around making investments that will help create a hedge against outliving their income, the impact of inflation, taxation, and rising healthcare costs. Because over ninety percent of our clients are retirees with similar concerns, we are in an advantageous position to approach such challenges with experience and skill.
Your Changing Definition of Risk in Retirement
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
What does your home really cost?