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Education Week Webinar: Paying the Bill: Talking to Home Care Clients About Money

Paying the Bill: Talking to Home Care Clients About Money A Reverse Mortgage Education Week Webinar for In-Home Care Professionals This webinar is free and open to all interested professionals Monday, April 24 2:00 – 3:00 PM ET Register for Free A webinar for professional in-home care providers and company executives who understand the financial … more Education Week Webinar: Paying the Bill: Talking to Home Care Clients About Money

Education Week Webinar: Expanding Your Product Offerings with Reverse Mortgages

Expanding Your Product Offerings with Reverse Mortgages A Reverse Mortgage Education Week Webinar for the Mortgage Bankers Association This webinar is presented in coordination with the Mortgage Bankers Association and registration fees apply Thursday, April 25 2:00 – 3:30 pm ET Register on the MBA Website MBA Education is pleased to partner with the National … more Education Week Webinar: Expanding Your Product Offerings with Reverse Mortgages

401(k) Plans Providing Less Retirement Income

A new Issue In Brief published by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, titled How Has the Shift to 401(k) Plans Affected Retirement Income, finds that employer-sponsored defined contribution plans are providing less income today than in the past. Although theoretical calculations show that participants in 401(k) and other defined contribution plans who … more 401(k) Plans Providing Less Retirement Income

Divorce Rates Climb for America’s 50+ Population

While divorce is less common for younger adults, so-called “gray divorce” is on the rise among U.S. adults aged 50 and older, with the divorce rate doubling since the 1990s, according to new article published by the Pew Research Center, titled Led by Baby Boomers, divorce rates climb for America’s 50+ population. Analyst Renee Stepler … more Divorce Rates Climb for America’s 50+ Population

Latest Data Profile of Older Americans: 2016

The Administration on Community Living published its annual statistical report on America’s aging population, titled A Profile of Older Americans: 2016. The profile covers 15 topical areas including population, income and poverty, living arrangements, education, health and caregiving. Highlights: Over the past 10 years, the population 65 and over increased from 36.6 million in 2005 to 47.8 … more Latest Data Profile of Older Americans: 2016

Get Your Website Ready for Reverse Mortgage Education Week

As part of NMRLA’s mission to educate consumers about reverse mortgages, we are coordinating a week of online learning opportunities for professionals who work with older adults so that they can help us raise awareness about this versatile financial product that more than a million homeowners have used to age in place. Just over a … more Get Your Website Ready for Reverse Mortgage Education Week

Education Week Webinar: A Financial Option for Senior Homebuyers

A Financial Option for Senior Homebuyers: Understanding HECM for Purchase A Reverse Mortgage Education Week webinar for Real Estate Professionals This webinar is free and open to all interested professionals Wednesday, April 26 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET Register for free A webinar for real estate professionals who work with older homebuyers and want to … more Education Week Webinar: A Financial Option for Senior Homebuyers

Education Week Webinar: Aging in an Age Friendly Home

Aging in an Age Friendly Home: Managing the Costs of Home Modifications with Home Equity A Reverse Mortgage Education Week webinar for the American Society on Aging This webinar is free and open to all interested professionals Thursday, April 27 1:00 – 2:00 pm ET Register for free on the ASA website A web seminar … more Education Week Webinar: Aging in an Age Friendly Home

HMBS February 2017: After January Delirium, February Equilibrium

The HMBS market returned to equilibrium in February, with both new issuance and outstanding float matching previous levels. Issuers created 97 pools in February totaling nearly $713 million. HMBS production was very similar to November and December 2016, but down significantly from January’s $868 million, which included large seasoned pools. The February pools divided into … more HMBS February 2017: After January Delirium, February Equilibrium

Pre-Retirees Overly-Optimistic About How Much They Can Withdraw in Retirement

When Fidelity Investments recently asked just over 1,000 pre-retirees what percentage of savings financial experts suggest they should withdraw annually in retirement, 19 percent said the recommended figure was seven percent to nine percent a year. That’s an amount most retirement experts would agree puts them at high risk of outliving their nest egg, according … more Pre-Retirees Overly-Optimistic About How Much They Can Withdraw in Retirement