Retirement Planning and What Women Do Right

Retirement Planning and What Women Do Right

Tracy L. Sherwood, CFP® tracy.sherwood@ogorek.com In a previous blog, I shared an infographic that highlighted some sad facts about women’s retirement; including lower salaries, caregiving obligations that require them to take more time off which materially...
Economy Hits Soft Patch; Will it Last?

Economy Hits Soft Patch; Will it Last?

Jeffrey Viksjo, CFAjeffrey.viksjo@ogorek.com What should investors think of the current economic climate? The below article sums it up as “It’s probably fine, but…”The U.S. economy has no doubt hit a soft patch this year, with weak retail sales growth and industrial...
What it Takes to Live to 100

What it Takes to Live to 100

Anthony Ogorek, CFP®, Ed D.tony@ogorek.com Here are some interesting facts about people who live to be centenarians. You may be surprised by the level of calories they consume on a daily basis, as well as whether having longevity in your family increases the odds that...
Why Do People Work?

Why Do People Work?

Tracy L. Sherwood, CFP® tracy.sherwood@ogorek.com As you start to consider retirement, it is important to give some additional thought to your reasons for working. This short video speaks to the many reasons people work. Apart from a paycheck, there are intangible...