States Where Baby Boomers Ought to Retire-Not

The AARP just published its list of the best and worst states to retire in. Not as in the state of confusion. These United States. Ready? Baby Boomers, pay attention. The AARP is full of crap. I give … [Read more...]

Tax on Social Security? Why Boomers Should Retire in Egypt

Want to avoid income taxes in retirement? Sure, who doesn’t. Except people who don’t have any retirement income. But wait. There is a potential tax on Social Security benefits. Yes. They are subject … [Read more...]

The 85% Rule is a Joke

OK. Let's say you didn't save anything for retirement. I'm not talking to you. So let's say you've got more money than you know what to do with. I'm not talking to you either. But if you're a baby … [Read more...]

RMD: The Older Boomers Get, the More They are Taxed

Ever hear of RMD? Not R&D, Poindexter. R-M-D, which stands for Required Minimum Distribution. It's the government's way of taxing boomers more as they age. Here's how it works: Let's say you … [Read more...]

How Baby Boomers Can Game Social Security Payments

It's legal. Gaming Social Security payments for more money, that is. Start with this: For every year you decide not to take payments beyond full retirement age you get an 8% raise. Forever. This works … [Read more...]

Better Obituaries for Baby Boomers

The top score in today's obituaries for dirt nap goes to "passed away" closely followed by "went to be with the Lord." And "died" gets honorable mention. I don't know about you but I want something … [Read more...]

Free Money for Baby Boomers in Retirement

Let's say you're 62 years old. And let's say you don't want to eat dog food and beans in retirement. Or you just want to have more fun which all baby boomers want to do. Well, go straight to the bank … [Read more...]

Getting Your Maximum Social Security Benefit

Wanna game the Social Security system in retirement?  That is, squeeze the most juice out of it?  Get your maximum Social Security benefit? Well, listen up. Don't just belly up to the bar and sign up … [Read more...]

How to Kill Your Social Security Payments

Hey Boomers, want to reduce your Social Security monthly payments? Yeah, like you want to amputate your own fingers with scissors. But some of you will do it. Not the fingers. The Social Security … [Read more...]