It’s been a little over two years since the sudden and tragic death of the music legend Prince. In life he was a perfectionist who was meticulous with his public image – notably changing his name to an unpronounceable symbol in the mid-1990s.
At West Financial, we believe that fixed income is an integral part of a balanced and diversified portfolio. Within the fixed income allocation, our primary focus is to purchase individual bonds for capital preservation, with income as a secondary consideration.
Spousal social security benefits allow a lower earning spouse to use the work record of a higher earning spouse to receive a higher social security benefit than they would have based on their own work record. Benefits are calculated based on the worker’s age and work record at the time of filing.