Tag Archives: Retirement

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When One Spouse Retires First

3 tips for keeping the peace when you’re on different paths

Things can get tricky, however, when the person sleeping next to you does have to…

By Stacey Tisdale

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President Obama Makes Good on Promise to Help Americans Save for Retirement

Free myRA retirement accounts launch nationwide

“myRA is designed to remove common barriers to saving, and give people an easy way…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Why Your Family is Probably Owed $120,000 in Unclaimed Social Security Benefits

New AARP study finds we need to know more about Social Security

Matthew Allen and Catherine Hormats founded a company called Social Security Advisors. They say 70%…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Lisa Ransom, Maryland’s 4th District Congressional Candidate, Represents a New Brand of Leadership

Her 'families first' platform addresses Maryland's social and economic challenges

Lisa Ransom, Maryland’s 4th District Congressional candidate, leads from the front with ‘families first’ as…

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Whatever Happened to Generation X?

The 'forgotten generation' is dealing with debt, declining marketability, and other financial challenges

Generation X, often called the ‘forgotten generation’ struggles with debt and the responsibilities of taking…

By Stacey Tisdale

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NBA Players Union Proposes Funding Healthcare for Retired Players

Plan estimated to cost upwards of $15 million per year

The NBA players union is proposing using $15 million of the massive $24 billion media…

By Michael Tolbert

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What the Labor Department’s New Ruling Means for Your Retirement

Advisors would have to put your interests first

Banks and financial institutions across the country are on tinder hooks as they await the…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Are You Missing Out on the Roth 401(k)?

Roth plans offer advantages for many retirement savers

Since a 2006 law allowed the creation of Roth 401(k)s, more employers have been offering…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Are You and Your Honey on the Same Page About Money?

Tips for creating financial harmony

Not only did a new study find that couples are not on the same page,…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Millennials and Retirement : Men Saving Twice As Much Women: Part 2

Why Millennial women must catch-up

Millennial Men are saving twice as much for retirement as Millennial women, but women have…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Millennials and Retirement: Saving on the Rise-Part 1

Improving job market is boosting Millennial retirement savings

A new survey finds that when Millennials have the opportunity to save for retirement, they…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Expecting to Work After Retirement? Don’t Count On It

A study finds the ‘unexpected’ keeping majority of retirees out of the workforce

A study finds that a majority of Americans who plan to work in retirement are…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Sensor Monitors Seniors and Aids in Care

If help is needed, aging parents' movements can be tracked

Technology is stepping in to lend a helping hand to adult children taking care of…

By Joel Lyons

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President Obama Talks Retirement Plans with David Letterman

POTUS jokes about playing dominoes with Letterman during his retirement years

President Obama and David Letterman talk retirement plans on the “Late Show with David Letterman”.

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Black Women Behind on Retirement Savings: Three Ways to Catch Up

Black women are more likely to face poverty during retirement

Three ways for black women to avoid poverty during retirement.

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60s and beyond. Continue to work closely with your financial planner to make sure you are carefully managing your money.

Financial Literacy Month: What to Do if You or a Loved One is Retiring With Debt

Five tips that can lighten your load

Financial Literacy Month: What to do if you or a loved one is retiring…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Top 10 States to Retire In

These 10 states beat Florida by a long shot

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Despite popular belief, Florida isn’t the best state to retire in. In fact, according…

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Does Your Family Want an Extra $120k in Retirement Income? If Yes, Read This

What we don’t know about social security is costing us billions

Social Security along with America Saves, the American Savings Education Council, and the Women’s Institute…

By Stacey Tisdale

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‘Phased Retirement’ Growing Popular Among Baby Boomers

Transition into retirement with stress-free jobs

The last bunch of baby boomers just turned 50-years-old. As the group gears up for…

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Black Enterprise Talks Taxes, Entreprenuership and More on Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club

Alfred Edmond, Jr. and Courtney Connley talk financial tips for the New Year

Black Enterprise’s Alfred Edmond, Jr. and Courtney Connley talk taxes, entrepreneurship and more on Power…

By Courtney Connley

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