The American Dream
Posted by Jason Wheeler on Mon, 06/26/2017 - 15:59
As we celebrate our Independence Day, it reminds me just why we have this federal holiday. It is the celebration and acknowledgement of our society adopting the Declaration of Independence on July 4th, 1776. Imbedded in that document is the powerful second sentence that reads: "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."
The Entrepreneur Retiree: A New Trend
Posted by Jason Wheeler on Wed, 06/07/2017 - 11:10
Is this you?
You’ve worked hard your entire career and have enough financial security to retire.
You have a skill set you’d rather not put on a shelf to get dusty.
You have an idea that could become a business but you aren’t interested in doing it all yourself.
These are the typical characteristics that lead someone to follow a new retirement trend called “Retirement Entrepreneurship”.
Three Tips for the Last 3 Years Before Retirement
Posted by Jason Wheeler on Mon, 05/15/2017 - 14:12
I was recently asked by an industry writer for "not so common" recommendations for retirement planning. I typed in "retirement planning recommendations" on google and found the 10 commandments, 7 rules and 5 steps of retirement planning as well as a million other sites telling us the basics. Why do people need to hear the basics time and time again? Because retirement planning is equally a mental and behavioral shift as it is a financial shift.