Cutter Family Finance

The Cutter Family Finance articles are published in The Falmouth Enterprise and The Mashpee Enterprise every Friday.

Gen Xers, Don’t Count on Social Security

Without reform, Social Security may not be able to pay during Gen Xers full retirement benefits. Don’t be caught unaware – learn what you can do to prepare.

Paving Our Road to a Healthy Retirement

Only about 1 in 4 of us is on the right road to having sufficient retirement savings. Find out how to get there yourself.

Medicare . . . There’s a Lot to Know

Medicare is essential coverage for many seniors. Confused about eligibility, cost, and coverage? Let’s answer essential questions.

Retirees, Get the Most from Social Security

Decisions you make about when to collect social security will have a profound effect on your lifetime benefits, and your spouse’s survivor benefits.

About Reverse Mortgages

A reverse mortgage can be an appropriate tool for older homeowners who have significant wealth attached to the equity of their homes. Find out what’s changed with reverse mortgages and see if they’re right for you.

Graduates! A Crash Course in Financial Literacy

Financial literacy doesn’t come naturally to many of us and isn’t taught in Mass schools. So here’s a crash course to help graduates stay on course!

How to Manage Debt as You Near Retirement

Minimizing and controlling debt makes a huge difference as you approach retirement years. Learn how to get your debt under control.

Save Money on Student Loans with Discipline and Strategy

With the right strategy and discipline, you can shave a year off paying back your student loans and save money in interest – all without refinancing.

Donor-Advised Funds: A Popular Charitable Alternative

Donor-Advised Funds protect your legacy through charitable donations and confer an immediate tax benefit. Find out why they’re so popular.

Budgeting for Retirement

Budgeting for retirement requires you to think differently about income, expenses and what the future holds. Are you taking into consideration everything you need to make sure you retirement is comfortable?