Lambert > Do You Expect an Inheritance to…

Bob Lambert, Valdosta Today Law Contributor With millions of Americans woefully unprepared financially for retirement, many have come up with a workaround for not putting away a big enough nest egg. They plan on inheriting…

Bush > Roth IRA Conversion

Stacy Bush, Valdosta Today Finance Contributor With the lure of tax-free distributions, Roth IRAs have become increasingly popular retirement savings vehicles. According to the Investment Company Institute, 19.1 million U.S. households (about 15.6%) owned Roth…

Jaguars > Jones-Drew to Retire a Jag

JACKSONVILLE -- Maurice Jones-Drew is returning to Jacksonville to retire as a member of the Jaguars. The Jaguars announced Thursday that MJD will sign a ceremonial, one-day contract Tuesday before officially retiring. Jones-Drew called it…

Lambert > Robbing Retirement to Pay for Long…

Robert Lambert, Valdosta Today Legal Contributor Have you given any thought to long-term care expenses as part of your compre­hensive estate planning?  You should.  Consider some frightening statistics from the U.S. Department of Health and…

Finance > Planning for Marriage: Financial Tips for…

Stacy Bush, Valdosta Today Financial Contributor Planning for marriage should involve more than just picking out invitations and deciding whether you should serve chicken or fish at the reception. More importantly, you'll want to take a…

Bush > How Secure is Social Security?

Stacy Bush, Valdosta Today Business Contributor If you're retired or close to retiring, then you've probably got nothing to worry about--your Social Security benefits will likely be paid to you in the amount you've planned…

Valdosta > Roesch Discusses Retirement Plans

VALDOSTA -- Valdosta City Schools Superintendent Marty Roesch appeared Wednesday morning on The Morning Drive with Chris Beckham. He discussed his retirement announcement along with other issues facing public schools, including proposed legislation in the…