With recent improvements and safeguards, even previously reluctant financial planners and other professionals who serve seniors are getting on board when it comes to reverse mortgages as part of the retirement picture. And the cost of the HECM over time is significantly reduced as of October 2nd. It’s a big deal! A huge number of retirees and those nearing retirement count home equity as their largest asset. Certainly it should not be ignored. Yet how can it be brought to bear on a successful retirement strategy? See a discussion here.