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Title

6 Strategies for Using Reverse Mortgages in Retirement Planning

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

11-11-2015

Abstract

Following research released earlier this week detailing the various strategies for using a reverse mortgage in retirement income planning, a new paper explores six methods of incorporating home equity into a retirement plan and how they impact spending and wealth.

The paper, published earlier this month by Wade Pfau, a professor of retirement income at the American College of Financial Services, is the latest in a series of research that has demonstrated the use and value of reverse mortgages when used as part of a comprehensive retirement planning strategy.