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Should you buy the dips? By John Jastremski

Market retreats & corrections may herald opportunities.

When stocks retreat, should you pick up some shares? If you like to buy and hold, it may turn out to be a great move. 996 more words

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Mastering Your Second Job

Did you know you have a second job? Nearly all of us have a second job whether we like it or not, but most don’t even realize they have a second job until it’s too late.  983 more words


Are You Retiring Within the Next 5 Years?

What should you focus on as the transition approaches?

 You can prepare for your retirement transition years before it occurs. In doing so, you can do your best to avoid the kind of financial surprises that tend to upset an unsuspecting new retiree. 959 more words

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Balancing Your Investment Choices with Asset Allocation. By John Jastremski

A chocolate cake. Pasta. A pancake. They’re all very different, but they generally involve flour, eggs, and perhaps a liquid. Depending on how much of each ingredient you use, you can get very different outcomes. 1,420 more words

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Retirement Options for Your 401k

You’ve been contributing to a 401k plan for years. And, your employer was good enough to add some matching funds. But now that you’re getting ready to retire it’s time to start thinking about the distribution of that 401k plan. 657 more words


What the heck is a longevity contract?

The greatest risk in retirement is inflation eroding your spending power right? Wrong, your greatest risk is longevity. Simply put, how do you avoid outliving your money? 106 more words


Jesus Christ! The Supreme Court just gave Obama the authority to seize your 401k or Pension.

According to Armstrong, the outcome of Tibble v. Edison, which found that employers have a duty to protect their workers’ 401(k) plans from mutual funds that perform poorly, … 172 more words