Category Archives: Retirement

Frightened by a phantom? TIPS are fine in a taxable account, until …

By David Enna, Tipswatch.com A couple years ago, just as my wife and I were both retiring, we went through a rigorous financial planning exercise with an hourly-fee adviser. We were in sync on almost all his advice, except when … Continue reading

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Medicare Costs Will Rise Slightly In 2021, But Beware Of IRMAA

Summary The Part B premium will increase to $148.50 in 2021, up from $144.60 in 2020. Congress held down this cost in a spending bill passed earlier this year. The annual Part B deductible is increasing to $203, up from … Continue reading

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