You’ve saved up using your 401k for decades, and now it’s finally time to retire! But now you have to face the question: how do I actually use my retirement paycheck? The money you’ve accumulated (in other words, your retirement paycheck) needs to be allocated in a...
What documents are most important for estate planning? At Milestone, we want you and your family to be fully prepared for the future.
A budget puts you in control of your funds. Check out these tips for how to live on a budget successfully and meet your financial goals.
If you’re in need of quick cash, you may be wondering, “Can I borrow from my IRA?” Let’s take a look at the possibilities, pros, and cons.
Preparing for retirement emotionally is often overlooked. Here’s what you need to know about the emotional challenges of retirement.
So, you got your paycheck. What’s next? How can you allocate the money properly so that you have enough for each aspect of your life? You need to be prepared for retirement, be ready for emergencies, work toward your goals (such as vacations, vehicles, etc.), and have...
What is a financial roadmap, and how can it help you move toward your financial goals? Here’s why this tool is so important.
What is Commonwealth? Learn about our partnership and how this relationship allows our clients to experience superior financial services.
Meet our team! In Meet the Team Part 2, we want to introduce you to Bobbie, our Operations Director and Tasha, our Administrative Assistant.
We love getting to know our clients! Learn more about the faces behind Milestone Wealth Management and “Meet the Team” in this post!
Why hire a financial advisor? How can one help you in your financial situation, and what are the benefits? Let’s take a look!
Hiring a financial advisor is an investment. We get it! Perhaps you have questions about your financial future, asset management, or financial planning services, but aren’t sure if you’re ready to make the jump to actually hire a financial planner. If you’re in this...
Can you be fired after announcing retirement? Find out the best way to announce your retirement and avoid being fired in this post.
Love the outdoors? Want to stay active in your retirement years? While you can create a full, energetic lifestyle almost anywhere with enough determination, some locations make active, outdoor living easier than others. Choosing a city full of beautiful scenery or a...
What is a money purchase plan, and how does it work? In this post, we answer some FAQs about this retirement investment option.
As the use of mobile payment apps continues to increase, it’s important to take into consideration how to use them carefully and wisely. While mobile payment apps certainly have their benefits, they also have some downfalls, too. Here are some points to consider when...
A spousal Roth IRA is an excellent option that allows a non-working spouse to still contribute to an IRA account. Find out more in this post!
Credit union vs. bank – is one better than the other? In this post, find out the pros and cons of each to decide which option is best for you.
Is the F.I.R.E. movement a good idea or a bad idea? Let’s take a look at some potential concerns of this movement and what to do instead.
When it comes to choosing a 15-year vs. 30-year mortgage, there are pros and cons to each. Find out which option is best for you.