Retirement sometimes offers a variety of difficult financial hurdles to overcome. Even when you think you have saved enough to live out those golden years in style, rising health care costs or changes in the tax code can throw a wrench in your plans. However, there are certain cities and states within the US which have always been better, or worse, for retirees based upon taxes, living expenses, and the cost of health care in the region.
The market is a notoriously fickle beast. Generally speaking you will a notice a repeating pattern present in the markets and the economy. Periods of sustained growth are often offset by contraction and correction, before a subsequent period of new growth. While this cannot be broadly applied to all industries in the market, the overall market does tend to follow this pattern. This leaves many wondering what the future of the market looks like today?