3 New Year’s Retirement Resolutions

As you near the end of your career, it’s important to take time to make sure your retirement strategy is sound. The final years of your career may be your last opportunity to strengthen your plan, save more money and address any looming risks. Time is...

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Answer These 3 Questions to Find the Right IRA for You

One of the most effective ways to boost your retirement savings is to regularly contribute to an IRA. Even if you’re already contributing to your 401(k) or other employer-sponsored retirement plan, an IRA can offer an additional level of tax-advantaged...

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How Will You Pay for Your Parent’s Long-Term Care?

Much has been made of how much financial support baby boomers provide to their adult children. However, there could be another form of financial aid that is straining the budget for retiring boomers. It’s financial support for their parents, specifically...

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4 Steps to Kick-Start Your Retirement Income Planning

It doesn’t have to be this way. Just because you haven’t started saving yet doesn’t mean you can’t save enough to someday retire or at least scale back to part-time work. In fact, time may be your greatest asset. If you’re decades away from retirement age,...

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Do You Need Permanent Life Insurance in Retirement?

If you’re approaching retirement, you may be in the process of developing a budget and determining which expenses you can drop after you leave the working world. Many retirees look for ways to reduce costs by downsizing, transitioning to one car or cutting...

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Too Young to Worry About Retirement? Think Again

A recent analysis of the Federal Reserve’s 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances uncovered an unfortunate statistic. The study, performed by the Economic Policy Institute, found that the average American household has only $5,000 in retirement savings.1 Why so...

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3 Options If You’re Short on Retirement Savings

There’s no doubt that retirement is a major financial goal. In order to meet your goal, you may have to save for decades. While past generations could rely on pension benefits, today’s retirees have to shoulder much of the burden through personal savings...

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