Archive for February, 2013

Finances

How to Create a Family Endowment

How to Create a Family Endowment

A family endowment is something that may benefit everyone in a family – including you. The goals of an endowment are simple – accumulate enough assets to allow you to live comfortably off the income during retirement and to maintain and preserve the principle for your loved ones and future [...]

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Finances, Retirement

Ready for Retirement?

Ready for Retirement?

In 2011, the first wave of baby boomers hit the traditional retirement age of 65. And over the next 19 years, another 10,000 baby boomers will turn 65 every day, according to research by the Pew Research Center that was reported on by foxbusiness.com. Unfortunately, many of these baby boomers [...]

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Retirement

Retirement Plan Contribution Limits Increasing for 2013

Retirement Plan Contribution Limits Increasing for 2013

Each year, the federal government considers making inflation adjustments to the maximum amount of money that can be contributed annually to qualified retirement plans like Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) and 401(k)s. These adjustments, which are designed to help retirement savings keep pace with increases in the cost of living, are [...]

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