Category: Reverse Mortgages

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How Reverse Mortgages Work: Do You Agree With the Top 6 Reverse Mortgage Objections?

At NewRetirement we understand how hard it is to save enough cash for retirement. We hear awful stories of seniors suffering financially. However, many of you have paid off or paid down your mortgages and actually have substantial savings in your home equity. If you are rich in home equity but cash poor, a reverse mortgage…

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Reverse Mortgage Disadvantages and Advantages

For many people, a Reverse Mortgage is a good way to increase financial well-being in retirement – positively affecting quality of life. And while there are numerous benefits to the product, there are some drawbacks — Reverse Mortgage disadvantages.Reverse Mortgages are providing improved financial security, a better lifestyle and real financial relief to thousands of…

Retirement Planning: How to use Home Equity to Insure Your Retirement

We all worry about money and our financial future. And if you are approaching retirement, then your concerns are probably heightened. In today’s financial environment, few things are sure. In retirement, you require your existing assets to be stable and predictable, since you are not making money from work (or making less from work).For both emotional…

Pros and Cons of a Reverse Mortgage During the Pandemic Crisis

For many people nearing retirement age, home equity is usually the single largest component of net worth.  And, it can be a valuable contributor to retirement and financial well being — especially during this pandemic and time of monetary strain. You can tap home equity by downsizing, securing a reverse mortgage or getting a home…

Should You Tell Family or Heirs About Your Decision to Get a Reverse Mortgage?

The only people you NEED to tell about your decision to get a reverse mortgage are those who are living in your home with you. However, there are many benefits to sharing your decision with other family members — especially potential heirs. Here are 5 reasons why you might want to talk to your loved…

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