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American’s Retirement Dreams Unrealistic

American’s Retirement Dreams Unrealistic

  Recent generations of Americans have grown up with a picture of retirement that’s based on their parents and grandparents: Stopping working at around age 65 or sooner in order to spend the rest of their lives traveling, visiting children and grandchildren, indulging in hobbies and recreation, and volunteering to […]

by × October 24, 2014 × 0 comments

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Save for Retirement Week

Save for Retirement Week

  If you’re self-employed or own a small company and you haven’t established a retirement savings plan, National Save for Retirement Week is a perfect time to review the situation. A retirement plan can assist you and your employees save for the future. Tax advantages A retirement plan may have […]

by × October 16, 2014 × 0 comments

Fashion

Trend: The Western Look is Big This Fall

Trend: The Western Look is Big This Fall

  Watching the designer outfits on the fashion runways is not always the best place to find wearable fashion ideas. Most of the outfits are way too extreme. However, checking out the fashion trends can be helpful. One look that’s hot this fall is the Western/Cowboy theme.It’s all about hats […]

by × September 22, 2014 × 0 comments

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Retirement Plan Options for Small Business Owners

Retirement Plan Options for Small Business Owners

Many small business owners think that they can’t afford to offer a retirement plan to their employees. They believe that the costs and regulatory burdens of sponsoring a retirement plan preclude them from being able to provide this valuable employee benefit. However, this often isn’t the case. “There is a […]

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Working During Retirement

Working During Retirement

  If you plan on working during your retirement, you’re not the only one. An increasing number of Americans plan to work at least some of the time during the course of their retirement years. According to the Employee Benefit Research Institute’s 2013 Retirement Confidence Survey, 69 % of workers […]

by × September 19, 2014 × 0 comments

Finances

Helping Pay for your Grandchildren’s Education

Helping Pay for your Grandchildren’s Education

  As the cost for a college education continues to climb, many grandparents are stepping in to help. This trend is expected to speed up as baby boomers, many of whom went to college, become grandparents and start gifting what’s predicted to be trillions of dollars over the coming decades. […]

by × September 15, 2014 × 0 comments