Archive for July, 2014

Travel

Cruising Europe by Train

Cruising Europe by Train

If you’re heading to Europe this summer, consider taking the train. Trains have a special allure – viewing an ever-changing landscape from the comfort of your seat is a very civilized way to travel. The journey itself can be an experience – what you see from your seat is as [...]

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Retirement

6 Common Questions About 401(k) Plans

6 Common Questions About 401(k) Plans

  401(k)s have become one of the most popular retirement savings vehicles in America. But many people, including those who have been participating in a 401(k) plan for many years, aren’t clear about all the details when it comes to how their 401(k) plan works. So here is a brief 401(k) [...]

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Finances

3 Steps to Help Prevent Financial Fraud

3 Steps to Help Prevent Financial Fraud

  According to the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, Financial Fraud and Fraud Susceptibility in the United States.report, 84 percent of respondents have been solicited to participate in potentially fraudulent schemes. At least 16 percent said they invested money in response to a fraudulent offer. The research determined that older Americans [...]

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Retirement

4 Smart Retirement Strategies

4 Smart Retirement Strategies

Watch the video at http://youtu.be/v5asK9Wbct4   The recent recession, coupled with the sluggish economic recuperation, has been hard on many young Americans.  The young group known as the Millennial generation are graduating college with enormous student loans and inadequate options for a job that makes the most of the knowledge [...]

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