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How to Retire Better, From Retirees Who Learned the Hard Way

By GRA News Blog | August 8, 2023

Countless Americans retire daily, only to find themselves lacking in finances, social connections, and fulfilling plans. Don’t wait for hindsight to guide your retirement journey…

Here’s What It Looks Like When Americans Retire Overseas

By GRA News Blog | August 7, 2023

While the exact number of Americans retiring abroad remains uncertain, a significant increase is evident. Discover the realities of retiring abroad and uncover valuable insights…

It may not be safe to mail checks anymore. U.S. Postal Service shares tips to fight rise in crime.

By GRA News Blog | August 4, 2023

The rise in check fraud has raised concerns, and while the Postal Service hasn’t issued an official warning, experts advise caution when sending personal checks.…

America’s Retirees Are Going Broke

By GRA News Blog | August 3, 2023

With many people living well into their 80s or beyond, it’s important to plan for a retirement that spans two decades or more. Discover the…

To Create a Happy Retirement, Start With the Three Ps

By GRA News Blog | August 1, 2023

As retirement approaches, the anticipation of newfound freedom and a life of fulfillment takes center stage. Retirement opens the door to a multitude of possibilities…

Five Books to Make You Smarter About Money

By GRA News Blog | August 1, 2023

Discover the eye-opening results of the recent Personal Finance Index survey, where U.S. adults scored an average of 48% and Gen Z only 38%. Click…

The Last Thing You Should Do with an Unfinished Bottle of Wine

By GRA News Blog | July 31, 2023

If you find yourself frequently with leftover wine, you’re not alone! Say goodbye to wasted wine and explore ingenious ways to make the most of…

Understanding the Tax Torpedo and Its Implications for Various Retirees

By GRA News Blog | July 27, 2023

Did you know that 62% of aged beneficiaries relied on Social Security for at least half of their income in 2015, as reported by the…

How to keep your spouse’s next spouse from spending your money after you die

By GRA News Blog | July 25, 2023

As a caring parent, helping to ensure your son’s future financial confidence is a top priority. Explore options such as trusts, life insurance, and open…

Social Security update: 2.7 million retirees considered ‘never beneficiaries’

By GRA News Blog | July 24, 2023

Discover a startling statistic: approximately 2.7 million retirees, comprising 3.5% of the senior population, are classified as “never beneficiaries” by the Social Security Administration. Learn…