JBL Financial Blog

Could You Survive A No Spend Month?

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Thursday, January 16, 2020

Would you take on a 30-day challenge to spend money only on necessities such as rent, utilities, and groceries? During a no-spend month, many common activities — including dining out, buying movie or concert tickets, and...

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Life Insurance with Long Term Care Benefits

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Thursday, September 05, 2019

 

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Medicaid or Veterans Pension?

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Thursday, July 11, 2019

 

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How Loneliness Can Affect Your Financial Condition

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Wednesday, May 29, 2019

According to a Pew Research Center survey, one in 10 Americans reports feeling lonely or isolated from others all or most of the time. While this number may not sound significant, it is alarming, considering that loneliness...

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How do I replace my Social Security card?

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Chances are, you probably have your Social Security number memorized, so you may not have had to use your card in awhile. However, there are times when you may be required to show your actual card, such as when you start a new...

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Do You Plan to Work in Retirement?

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Tuesday, May 07, 2019

This infographic was created by Broadridge Financial Solutions.  

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Dividend Investing: Small Payments Can Boost Returns

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Sunday, August 05, 2018

 

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Breaking Down Wedding Costs

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Congratulations, you're getting married! While you're looking forward to the big day, chances are you're overwhelmed with all the planning you have to do...and how you can possibly afford the wedding of your dreams. After all,...

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Four Tips for Downsizing in Retirement 

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Friday, April 13, 2018

Going through years of accumulated possessions and memories is probably not how you envisioned spending part of your retirement. It may sound like a daunting and emotionally draining task, but downsizing could be a savvy...

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Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Thursday, April 05, 2018

 

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