Home Equity Could Be Saving Grace for Struggling Retirees

Retirees are sitting on historic levels of home equity, while many have little saved for retirement. Their houses could fund living expenses and pay for long-term care, among other things.

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Kristen Sieffert
President, Finance of America

Kristen Sieffert is a purpose-driven leader, passionate about finding ways to inspire others to dream bigger and create the lives of their dreams. In her current role as president of Finance of America Companies Inc., Kristen is committed to helping seniors live their retirement years with financial flexibility by putting the home at the center of the modern retirement.