Life From This Point

A Blog About Retirement & Aging

April 30, 2016
by Janet Holt
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Finding Your Way

Imagine you are in a dark cave and you are lost.  You have a good flashlight and some provisions but you’ve been in there for a while and you’re starting to get worried.  You simply have no idea which way … Continue reading

April 27, 2016
by Janet Holt
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More Investment Speak

In my last post I said there are two general ways to make money from investing: owning or loaning.  We’ve already covered the “ownership” asset classes so today we’ll talk about “loanership” investments. 

April 21, 2016
by Janet Holt
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Getting Your Financial Ducks in a Row

The first thing I had to do after making the decision to become captain of my own financial ship was learn how to sail. So I began to ask friends how they invested their savings and it quickly became obvious … Continue reading

April 13, 2016
by Janet Holt
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Becoming Financially Literate

Have you ever watched those ads from investment firms on TV and felt inadequate because you didn’t have a clue what they were talking about?  Me too.  Have you ever wondered when financial planning for retirement got so complicated? I … Continue reading