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April 17, 2020

In Uncertain Times, Life Settlements are Providing a Safe Harbor

It is no exaggeration to say that we are in dire, if not unprecedented times as we weather the novel coronavirus pandemic. Even when the risk of the virus spreading has subsided, we will have to deal with the economic repercussions.

April 5, 2020

Could Covid-19 Pandemic Upend Senior’s Retirement Plans?

A new study by economic professors Olivier Coibon of the University of Texas at Austin, Yuriy Gorodnichenko of the University of California at Berkeley, and finance professor Michael Weber of the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business shows a troubling trend that they gleaned from a series of surveys conducted over January and April of this year. Alarmingly, the data shows a job loss rate perhaps much higher than thought, and the employment to population ratio has dropped a staggering 7%. What does this mean for senior retirement?

April 3, 2020

COVID-19 PSA: Five Things You Can Do

The World Health Organization and Google recently released a public service announcement listing five things we all can do to help stop the spread of coronavirus.