Whether you’re close to retirement or already there, there are things you may already know about receiving Social Security. You may know that, in most cases, you will need to be at least 62 before you can start collecting. Sounds simple enough. But there are other rules regarding Social Security benefits, especially when it comes to taxation, that are more complex and often confusing.
Modera’s Laurie Burkhardt shares perspectives on the recent market swings
This week, the global financial markets got sick as a result of the coronavirus. Major U.S. stock indexes have declined about 8% over the past week while international stocks have fallen about 6% (2/18-2/26/2020). Hardest hit were stocks of companies that are related to travel or those that rely on components that are manufactured in Asia, such as technology companies and automotive manufacturers, as well as some retailers.
Getting ready for retirement really means being able to answer two important questions: 1. How will you pay for your retirement? 2. How will you spend your time in retirement?
Modera's New Jersey team is proud to support the JCC Thurnauer School “Gift of Music” Gala Benefit Concert. The “Gift of Music” Gala Benefit Concert raises scholarship funds for children who wish to study
Modera’s Atlanta team supported CHRIS 180 in their mission to heal children and families through holistic, trauma informed health services.
Colleagues from Modera’s Florida office supported Habitat for Humanity of Citrus County in November by participating in various hands-on home building activities.
To brighten the holidays for patients of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Modera’s Boston office assembled chemo care packages, which were delivered directly to the Blum Center at Dana Farber.
Modera’s Florida office helped bring joy to the children served by The Boys and Girls Club of Citrus County and the Citrus County Family Resource Center, with a bounty of gifts for the holidays.
In 2018 everything seemed to decline while 2019 was a year in which most investments gained significantly. It’s times like these that drive home how and why we emphasize and stress having a consistent and intentional strategy.