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Ultimate Guide to Save More for Retirement

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Typically you need to work to make money. Saving your money over the course of your career is how everyone saves for retirement but what if you could have your money work for you on your way to, and during, retirement. Before we dive into the tips here are a few points to remember It […]

In 2015, Put Up To $18k into Your 401(k)

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In 2015, Put Up To $18k into Your 401(k) How is your 401(K) doing? Do you have any retirement savings in place? If you don’t, then there has never been a better time to start saving. In an effort to ensure that Americans have enough money when it comes time for them to retire, the […]

Retiring Rich Retiring Successful

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Retiring should be a relaxing time when we say goodbye to the 9-5 and enjoy the fruits of our labour. Planning ahead, saving early, and deciding what kind of legacy you wish to have are all easy ways to enjoy your retirement with success. Keep your mind and body active once you finish regular work […]

401k Rollover To IRA: Options To Consider

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Employees who take advantage of employer-sponsored investment accounts can benefit from interest earnings on monies saved. When it comes time for an employee to leave a job or change employers, some decisions must be made as to where the money in a 401K investment account should go. A 401K rollover allows employees to avoid withdrawal […]

What Should You Do With Your 401k Plan When You Leave Your Job?

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“Mr. Jones, we appreciate your work for us, but unfortunately there’s just not enough room in our budget for you. Here’s a packet of information regarding your retirement account.  Please look this over and have a decision made about your 401k plan by the 31st.” Ever hear these words? Maybe your company didn’t sound as nice, […]

5 Things Every Baby Boomer Must Know About Retirement Savings

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According to Wikipedia, Baby Boomers are those who are born between 1946-1964 – meaning they range in age from 46-64 years of age. Retirement is certainly on their minds and they are concerned about how much they need for retirement savings. As baby boomers approach the magical age, there are some pretty important things to […]

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Fall in Love With Your 401k!

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There’s no question that 401k’s have become the norm for retirement savings.  More and more companies are putting the responsibility of saving for retirement on the employee and have gotten rid of traditional pension plans. 401k Popularity According to a 2007 Hewitt & Associates survey, 64 percent of plan sponsors said they use a 401k for their […]