Archive for Finance

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office

    By Cristina Vital Social Security Manager Rock Island Social Security Office ARE YOU READY FOR RETIREMENT? SOCIAL SECURITY CAN HELP Do you think you may be ready to retire and want to apply for Social Security benefits? We’re here to help you make an informed decision about when to apply for...

  • Social Security Myths that Refuse to Die - Part 2 Social Security Myths that Refuse to Die – Part 2

    By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor Given Social Security’s importance, concerns about its current and future state are understandable and widespread. Some of those worries and the many changes to the program in its 85-year history have given rise...

  • Don’t Let Downsizing Overwhelm Don’t Let Downsizing Overwhelm

    By Anne Coffman Marketing Director at Ridgecrest Village Right now, the real estate market is hot, and houses are selling quicker than ever before. There are people who would love to sell their house but are overwhelmed by or just don’t know how to go about downsizing, especially a family home t...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office

    By Pam Shaw Social Security District Manager Davenport Social Security Office FIVE WAYS TO APPLY FOR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS ONLINE We continue to make it easier for you to access our programs and benefits. Our website offers a convenient way to apply for benefits online. You can apply onlin...

  • 16 Years of the Common Questions People Have About Reverse Mortgages 16 Years of the Common Questions People Have About Reverse Mortgages

    By Alan Tenney Mutual of Omaha Mortgage Reverse Mortgage Specialist What is a Reverse Mortgage? It’s an FHA refinance program designed for people 62 and older where by you can utilize a portion of the equity in your home to do with as you please. You never have to make a payment. Who Qualifi...

  • Your Advocacy Your Advocacy

    By Gail Glockhoff-Long GolderCare Solutions COVID Insurance Pitfalls to Avoid COVID seems to have affected so many parts of our lives. We can add insurance to that list. I have recently run into situations that most would not think about as a side effect of this last year. How Does Insurance W...

  • Social Security Myths that Refuse to Die Social Security Myths that Refuse to Die

    By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor Given Social Security’s importance, concerns about its current and future state are understandable and widespread. Some of those worries and the many changes to the program in its 85-year history have given rise...

  • Ridgecrest Village, My Home Ridgecrest Village, My Home

    By Gary Heath I moved into Ridgecrest Village for seniors in Davenport in late summer, 2020. I chose an apartment overlooking the driveway that circles under a porte-cochere that shelters the main entrance to residences for seniors, denoted as Eastridge, Northridge, and Terrace. (Some prefer one of...