1. Annuities: The Basics

    In the last several blog posts, we have discussed how to engage in smart retirement planning. First, you must you approach retirement planning as a basic step-by-step process: You must begin by defining your goals, then assessing your progress, and lastly making a plan. Next, you must utilize insur…Read More

  2. Retirement Planning: Your Options

    In our last blog post we talked about the basic keys, or steps to retirement: Identify and create goals, assess progress, make a plan. Though these steps are very basic and, after mentioning, may seem obvious, retirement planning can feel overwhelming, especially if you are nearing retirement and f…Read More

  3. 3 Keys to Retirement Planning

    Retirement is something that we all look forward to one day. No matter what your age, some of us are closer than to retirement that others due to our retirement planning. If you are a young person, you may feel like retirement planning is for later in life, but retirement planning starts as soon as …Read More

  4. Why Life Insurance?

    In our last post, we talked about some of the basic kinds of life insurance that are available: term life insurance, whole life insurance, and all the other kinds that fall under these two main categories. Due to the variety of life insurance products, life insurance can serve many purposes. Here a…Read More

  5. Life Insurance Basics

    Life insurance is an important part of asset preservation because it is taking money that you already have, putting it towards a purpose, and investing it in your future. Life insurance can be a way to not only provide for yourself, but also those that you love and care about the most. Life insuran…Read More

  6. What to Look For in Your Retirement Planning Advisor

    Are you nearing retirement and wanting to protect and maximize your investments? One of the best ways to do that is to speak to a retirement planning advisor. A retirement planning advisor can help you keep your current financial situation sound and make meeting your future financial goals a realit…Read More

  7. When Should I Apply for Social Security

    Everyone dreams of the day when they will no longer have to answer to a boss, wake to the sound of an alarm, and structure their day around a work schedule. The idea of having some much deserved time off to pursue your hobbies, travel, and generally enjoy retired life is very appealing. Are you at …Read More

  8. Asset Management Made Easy

    No matter what age you are, what you have earned is important to you. If you are reaching retirement age, you are probably thinking about how you can best keep your assets safe, use them during retirement, and how you will take care of those who you love when you are gone. Dittmer Asset Preservatio…Read More