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Don't Fail to take Required Minimum Distributions

Regardless of the retirement account, you have, a 401(k) plan, a defined benefit plan, or some other type of individual retirement plan, your objective in making contributions is to take advantage of the tax-deferral benefits that such plans offer. 140 more words


National Save for Retirement Week

The U.S. population is changing and so is retirement. Boomers are aging, traditional pensions are shifting to voluntary contribution plans, and Social Security faces important financial challenges. 334 more words


Q&As on Roth 401(k)s

The Roth 401(k) is 10 years old! With 62% of employers now offering this option, it’s more likely than not that you can make Roth contributions to your 401(k) plan.1 Are you taking advantage of this opportunity? 733 more words


The Security and Exchange Commission (the SEC) has made changes to rules for certain money market funds. If your retirement plan line-up includes a money market fund, then you may need to evaluate the potential impact of those changes and take an appropriate course of action.

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When you are in the middle of digging yourself out of a hole it can seem like everyone is against you. This hole can be financial like mine, or it could emotional, mental, or physical. 272 more words


The Public Pension Crisis

Government workers at all levels are likely to have pension plans but there is a big question about the plans’ ability to pay.

According to the… 316 more words

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