WSJ: Reverse Mortgages ‘Buffer’ Against Bear Market Risks
Wade D. Pfau
For retirees with substantial wealth invested in stocks, the current bear market is forcing them to think seriously about sequence of returns risk. If retirees fear outliving their assets, but don’t want to delay retirement by working longer, they can protect their investments in a number of ways, including using a reverse mortgage line of credit, according to a recent article from The Wall Street Journal.
Oliva, Jason, "WSJ: Reverse Mortgages ‘Buffer’ Against Bear Market Risks" (2016). In the News. 1097.