The Life Settlement Blog

Seniors Who Got Famous After 60

(2 Minute Read) We’ve probably all daydreamed about being famous at least once in our lives. Whether it’s a wish to get discovered for a hidden talent, or just a passing fantasy of being rich and glamorous, it’s always fun

Healthiest Fast Food Items

(3 Minute read) It’s tough to avoid fast food. With our lives being so on-the-go, it’s not unusual to end up resorting to quicker options rather than home cooked meals or healthier choices at a dine-in restaurant. If you’re worried

Social Media Etiquette for Seniors

(3 Minute Read) Social media isn’t just for teenagers and college kids anymore. As of January 2018, 69% of U.S. adults used at least one social media platform. Since 2017 the use of Facebook among people 65 years old has

Entertaining Grandchildren During a Break

(2 Minute Read) Time away from school may conjure images of Florida beaches and party minded students, but it can also be a great time for young kids to spend time with their grandparents. While you may be excited about

Detecting Phone Scams

(4 Minute Read) Phone scams are a real threat. In 2017, one in ten Americans reported being a victim of phone scams. On average, people were scammed out of $430 each to the tune of $9.5 billion in all. Two

How to Use Your Tax Return for Retirement

(3 Minute Read) Tax season, for many people, means getting a decent sized check in the mail from the government in the form of a tax refund. Some see it as an opportunity to buy something they wouldn’t otherwise or

Vacations for Active Seniors

(2 Minute Read) Sometimes it seems like we just don’t value vacations enough. Taking a weekend or even a week or two off can be a great chance to not only experience new things and places, but to reset and

Take Advantage of These Tax Season Deals

(3 Minute Read) Tax time isn’t usually associated with a good time, especially when tax refunds are down an average of 9% from last year. With refunds trending downward, many people find themselves wondering how they can make these refund

Identifying Internet Scams

(3 Minute Read) The internet is a fantastic tool for seniors, as it provides the opportunity to stay in touch with family and old friends, as well as take advantage of the trove of information online. Though the web has

How to Sell Life Settlements as an Advisor

(3 Minute Read) As financial advisors, we know how important it is to serve our clients. Whether it’s coming up with a comprehensive investment strategy, helping them set up a trust, or guiding them into a comfortable retirement, the end