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Retirees Need Better Understanding of Home Equity

Majority want to stay in their homes, but don’t know how to cash in

“We know that home equity is an important part of the household wealth passage for…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Who Wants to Work Past 70?

You may have to.

Find out why 1 in 4 Americans expect to retire after 70, if at all.

By Safon Floyd

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What Women Must Know About Money and Divorce

How to avoid financial pitfalls when marriages break down, part 1

“Studies reveal that in the first year after divorce, the wife’s standard of living may…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Money-Musts for Female Breadwinners

What to do with the 'bacon' once you bring it home

“The demands on female breadwinners are intense: buying homes, paying college expenses, caring for aging…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Why Romance Heats Up in Retirement

Study finds retirees heating up their golden years

As social relationships built in the workplace tend to fade and leisure replaces the time…

By Stacey Tisdale

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(Mental Health Month) Listening to What Your Money Is Telling You

Making the 'you’ money is reflecting, align with who you really are

We can fail to see the powerful teacher that money really is, and the ways…

By Stacey Tisdale

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A Mortgage That Pays Your Family Instead of a Bank

An alternative way to buy a home that keeps wealth in your family

They work exactly like traditional mortgages. There is a borrower and a third party institution…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Boost Retirement Savings With These New And Simple Strategies

Thinking outside the box to fund your golden years

“When you look at the social and economic realities of the day, particularly the fact…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Pt 2: The Best and Worst States to Retire

Study reveals states with best quality of life and lowest care costs

In addition to think about ‘how’ you want to live and retirement and in your…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Pt 1: Best and Worst States for Retirement

The most challenging places to grow old

While good planning and good health can make those things possible, in reality, the need…

By Stacey Tisdale

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This is the Amount of Retirement Money You Lose Every Time You Make a Student Loan Payment

Further proof that neglecting retirement savings for student loans isn't a good thing

See how much money you lose by neglecting retirement savings to pay off student loan…

By Courtney Connley

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It’s Not Just Money that Enriches Life in Retirement

If money is the bridge to a fulfilling retirement you can now kick back and enjoy what comes. Maybe

If money is the bridge to a fulfilling retirement you can now kick back and…

By Gary Rawlins

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Don’t Be Taken In By Marketers’ Retirement Pitches

Keep your guard up

Are you almost retired? You’ve been reading up about how financial hucksters and hearing retirement…

By Gary Rawlins

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[Study] Americans Saving More, but Lack Financial Knowledge

Financial Literacy Month survey finds risks to long-term financial security

“Although slightly more than half of all Americans feel financially literate, there remains a significant…

By Stacey Tisdale

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4 Ways to Protect Your Nest Egg in Retirement

When your peak earning years are history, you want to make sure your sources of income are leak-proof

When your peak earning years are history, you want to make sure your sources of…

By Gary Rawlins

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Don’t Let Inflation “Deflate” Your Retirement Dreams

Underestimating its affect can lead to an underfunded portfoliio

Since the Great Recession ended, the country’s annual rate of inflation is well below its…

By Gary Rawlins

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Confidence in Retirement Hangs On, But Preparations Still Lag

The percentage of “not at all confident” fell to 19% in 2016, down from 24% in 2015

The percentage “not at all confident” fell to 19% in 2016, down from 24%…

By Gary Rawlins

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Viagra and Social Security? Why Uncle Sam May Owe You Alot of Money

Americans leaving thousands in unclaimed Social Security benefits

According to the Center for Retirement Research, Americans leave roughly $25 billion dollars in unclaimed…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Don’t Delay Your Retirement Savings Another Minute

Start Now If You Want Income Security

If you’re new to the workforce, retirement savings are far from your mind. You’re thinking…

By Gary Rawlins

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Women Age 65 are Becoming Poorest Americans

Reports shows 401k plans have failed most workers who are facing financial hardships in retirement

Starting a business after age 50 can be very risky but it can also…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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