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women investors

Surprise, Surprise Women Investors Are Outperforming Men

If you thought men had a leg up on investing, you’d have been wrong. Turns…

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Millennial Women: 4 Steps to Ensure the Retirement of Your Dreams

Realistic ways to fund the best golden years

Most retirement savings advice can be beneficial to anyone, no matter their sex. But, young…

By Janell Hazelwood

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5 reasons you're not saving enough for retirement

Merrill Lynch Has Uncovered Why You’re Not Saving Enough for Retirement

A new study reveals five reasons that Americans aren't saving as much as they think they should

Everyone knows they need to put away some serious money if they want to enjoy…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Strategic Moves For a Rich Retirement

The Rich family finds the right balance between retirement savings and education costs

Most people have saved little or nothing for retirement, which means they are already facing…

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Older Employees

Tips For Older Employees To Thrive In The Workplace

An older worker feels overly criticized

From one mature worker to another: Here are a few tips for older employees who…

By Sheree Franklin-Hill

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Home Sharing

National Retirement Security Week: Boost Your Post-Career Income Through Home-Sharing

In honor of National Retirement Security Week, here are a few tips on how to increase your income with home-sharing

Millions of retirees continue to figure out how to live comfortably during their post-career years—a…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Retirement

National Retirement Security Week: 3 Habits of Successful Retirees

Three ways to help alleviate concerns that flow across generational lines about enjoying a secure retirement

Making sure you have enough money in retirement is a huge challenge these days especially…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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401K

Retirement Security Week: Take Full Advantage of Your 401(K)

Only 41% of black families have retirement account savings versus 65% of white families, according to the Economic Policy Institute

Get on track with your 401K plan or resume your retirement saving program with this…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Roger Ferguson

TIAA CEO Roger Ferguson: Communities of Color Must Focus on Retirement Security

The challenges that communities of color face with respect to retirement in the U.S. and financial security generally is driven mainly by three factors...

Roger Ferguson, Jr., president/CEO of financial service giant TIAA, shared advice on how communities…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Retirement

What The Retirement Generation Gap Can Tell You About Your Financial Future

Study reveals that generations have vast differences in approach to securing their financial futures

TIAA Chief Income Strategist Denise Garnick discussed the impact of generational behavior and aging on…

By Derek T. Dingle

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retire

Reality or Illusion: Will You Have Enough Money to Retire?

Do you believe that you will have enough money to retire? Well, think again

According to financial services giant TIAA, thousands of people may not be realistic about their…

By Derek T. Dingle

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money books

Great Money Books to Read Now, If You’re Serious About Building Wealth

Great money books should always be on your reading list. Add these, on inspired retirement, what’s in your purse, and raising your child to be a millionaire to your personal library

If you are serious about your finances and building wealth, you should be reading at…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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401

Massive Investment Gap Between Black and White 401 (k) Owners

New service aims to take the guesswork out for investors

retirement, 401 (k), IRA, investing

By Stacey Tisdale

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Retirement

How To Make Extra Money In Retirement

Tips for creating financial security in your golden years

According to the Urban Institute, the average white family had more than $130,000 in liquid…

By Stacey Tisdale

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retirement

How Women Can Boost Retirement Savings

Preparing for the financial realities of living longer

Only 53% of women indicated that they had begun saving for retirement, compared with 65%…

By Stacey Tisdale

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money

What Would You Do If You Didn’t Have To Worry About Money?

AARP study examines priorities and financial concerns of Gen X and Baby Boomers

A survey that’s part of an AARP’s personal empowerment initiative called Life Reimagined, finds that…

By Stacey Tisdale

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inventor

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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Investment Scams

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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divorce

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

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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change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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