The Problem with Living on Social Security Alone, Longevity and Retirement Savings Disconnect, and Missing the Airport – Links

I know you have other things on your mind right now, but don’t forget about retirement planning. If your only income is from social security, it’s going to be a lean ride.

Are you missing the airport? Yeah, me too. There’s something about the energy, the potential, the anticipation of the next adventure.


Can you live on social security alone? – (USA Today)

Of course, it depends. But if you do, don’t expect much extravagance in your life. How you can supplement your retirement savings.

The retirement savings disconnect – (Barrons)

“Americans’ optimism about their longevity comes at a time when planning for retirement has become more complex.”

Along with this longevity comes a healthier and more active retirement. Make sure your savings keep up with this new reality.


A lifelong traveler takes a journey inward – (The Washington Post)

I hope that we will be able to travel, interact with, and witness the world again shortly. When we do, it will certainly seem strange. But when has travel not been strange?

There’s a second wave of COVID-19, so be careful where you travel – (

Use common sense and avoid crowds. The article contains some useful links if you’re researching a location. It’s going to be a long winter, folks.

Missing the airport – (The Points Guy)

I miss the buzz of an airport. I miss the mass of people in motion to see loved ones or going on vacation. I miss the anticipation of far-flung destinations. Now, if I could only get there without going through a metal detector.  

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    Financial Advisor David Tuzzolino

    David Tuzzolino, CFA, CFP®, is the Founder and CEO of PathBridge Financial, a firm that specializes in providing comprehensive financial planning and investment management services for clients that are nearing retirement and love to travel.