Weekly Round Up of Articles

Weekly Round Up of Articles

August 27, 2023

Hope everyone had a wonderful week and are staying cool with the summer heat.  Fed Chairman Powell made comments at Jackson Hole this week and reiterated his commitment to continue raising rates to battle persistent inflation.  The Fed Board is in consensus that they there will be no rate cuts this year and potentially not till 2025.  Their concern is that the rate hikes have not addressed their concerns around inflation.  We wanted to share our weekly roundup of articles that can benefit or impact your planning outcomes.  If you have questions or concerns, please use the link below to schedule a time for a conversation.  Please also feel free to forward to anyone you believe might benefit.  

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Articles:

New income-driven payment plan available for student loan borrowers

Study: Americans lack knowledge about longevity

4 ways Gen Xers can boost their retirement prospects

Survey: Many Americans looking to delay retirement

Using life insurance to meet lifetime financial needs

5 implications of gray divorce to consider

Some lawmakers want to reverse course on Form 1099-K reporting

Using ILITs for hard-to-sell estate assets