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Making a Final Retirement Savings Push

Making a Final Retirement Savings Push

  As they have started to become more health conscious, eating better and exercising more, many 50-somethings are feeling a lot better than they thought they would at this age. This has prompted the mantra among many that “50 is the new 40.” The same could be said about their [...]

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Retirement

How Realistic Are Americans’ Retirement Dreams?

How Realistic Are Americans’ Retirement Dreams?

  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 [...]

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Finances

The Importance of Building an Emergency Savings Fund

The Importance of Building an Emergency Savings Fund

  Many personal financial planning experts suggest that individuals make building an emergency savings fund one of their top financial priorities. Such an account would be separate from other savings accounts like retirement and education accounts, for example. “The idea behind creating an emergency savings fund is to have money [...]

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4 Financial Strategies for Young Adults

4 Financial Strategies for Young Adults

4 Financial Strategies for Young Adults from David Lerner Associates   As they graduate from college and begin their careers, many young people often discover that the “real world” is very different from what they thought it would be based on the glamorous images of the make-believe lives of 20-somethings [...]

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Retirement

Retirement Planning Strategies For Your 70s

Retirement Planning Strategies For Your 70s

They are the years that you may have worked and saved for most of your life: the retirement years, when you can leave the hustle and bustle of the “Monday-Friday, 9-to-5” work world and enjoy doing many of the things you never seemed to have time for earlier in your [...]

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Retirement

Retirement Planning Strategies For Your 60s

Retirement Planning Strategies For Your 60s

For many people, the 60s are the decade when they are nearing or ready to finally enter the retirement that they may have been planning for most of their lives. That’s why this decade is often considered to be the end of a long and winding retirement planning journey. In [...]

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