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Opinion: Retirees with annuities have more fun

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OK, so it’s not exactly “fun.” But a new report says retirees who convert their savings into guaranteed lifetime annuities effectively double the amount they are willing to ...
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5 Benefits Of Supercharging Your 2022 401(k) Contributions

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Reducing your tax bill seems to be one of the biggest motivators for making 401(k) contributions. The good news for 2022, 401(k)-contribution limits have increased. Keep reading as ...
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Crypto Investing–A New Investor’s Guide

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By now everyone’s heard of Bitcoin. It introduced the world to blockchain or distributed ledger technology and as a crypto asset, it is the center of the universe.  ...
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Things You Can (and Can’t) Control in your Retirement Plan

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You read the headlines every day just like I do – headlines about what the markets might do. Will they rise? Will they crash? Will we have another ...
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​​Retirement Planning: How To Retire At Any Age

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Just one in four Americans aged 45 to 54 is aiming to retire at 65, according to the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI). The rest are split between ...
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How to Protect Your Retirement from a Market Downturn

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If the stock market’s recent swings have you more than a little nervous, to sleep better at night, here are some do’s and don’ts for these volatile times. ...
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Five Steps to Take when Illness Interrupts Your Retirement Planning

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The last year has had the world focused on COVID-19 and its implications not only on how we live day-to-day, but potentially on how we may live in ...
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Federal Retirees to See Largest Cost-of-Living Adjustment in Decades in 2022

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Federal retirees will see the largest annual increase in benefits payments in 40 years in 2022, as the Social Security Administration announced Wednesday that the annual Social Security ...
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Good News Higher 401(k) Contribution Limits Announced By IRS For 2022

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There is some good news from the IRS for retirement savers; they have announced an increase to the contributions limits for workers with a 401(k), 403(b) and 457 ...
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