The Economy Threw a Curveball at Retirees in 2022

The Economy Threw a Curveball at Retirees in 2022 Bulman Wealth

The economy in 2022 posed difficulties for a lot of people, and retirees have had it even harder. The impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict, the aftermath of the pandemic on the economy, as well as the increase in inflation and interest rates, have been felt globally. As we start off a new year, it is […]

How Rising Interest Rates Affect Your Retirement Plan

How Rising Interest Rates Affect Your Retirement Plan Bulman Wealth

The economy in 2022 has set multiple records, first with the highest inflation rate in 40 years, and now with the highest federal reserve interest rates since 2008.[1] The US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates six times in 2022, reaching a total of 3.75% in November to curb rampant inflation.[2] Higher interest rates should […]

Retiring as a “Millionaire Next Door” in a Changing Economy

Many of today’s retirees are the wealthiest retirees of all time. Before the recent inflation numbers and market correction, there was a prolonged period of rising home values, and strong market returns. You’re part of a generation of dedicated workers, meaning that there are more millionaires than ever. But, even if you have built a […]