Pessimistic Survey Shows Importance of Planning

The retirement landscape is changing quickly, and it’s not a pretty picture. According to a recent survey conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of Northwestern Mutual, today’s earners expect to work longer than previous generations – and not necessarily by choice. What’s more, a strikingly large percentage of workers expect that they will never retire…

As We Close the Year

As we look back, it’s important to bear in mind that a single year provides a limited perspective of our financial lives. Did we do a little better financially in 2014 than we did in 2013? And if we did, what is the overall significance of that fact? The key to putting any year in…