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Are Your Children Financially Literate? By John Jastremski

New Approaches to a Changing Problem.

How bad is financial illiteracy today? So bad that your children may be at risk of making some serious financial mistakes. 832 more words

Benefit Commencement Date

The Power of Company Matching: What keeps me at ease when the market has major dips.

When the market dipped towards the end of last month, it was the first real experience I had in seeing the value of my 401k take a significant hit.  506 more words

Advice

A Few Thoughts on Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Plans

…So in my (seemingly never-ending) quest to learn everything I can about employer sponsored non-annuity based savings vehicles, I have spent a lot of time reading about nonqualified deferred compensation plans. 518 more words

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IF YOU LIKE YOUR 401(k), YOU CAN KEEP YOUR 401(k): Obama Labor Dept. Sets Stage for Nationalizing Retirement Accounts

Source: Director Blue, by David Mills

In 2013, in a little-heralded case, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit rejected the Obama Labor Department’s attempt to punish voluntary retirement plan service providers. 310 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Do Our Biases Affect Our Financial Choices? By John Jastremski

Even the most seasoned investors are prone to their influence.

Investors are routinely warned about allowing their emotions to influence their decisions.  They are less routinely cautioned about letting their preconceptions and biases color their financial choices. 954 more words

Age Penalties

Riding Out This Volatile Market.

A major global selloff unfolds. Is a bottom near?

When will the stock market stabilize? As the last trading week of August began, worried investors wondered just that. 1,013 more words

Financial Planning

Riding Out This Volatile Market.

A major global selloff unfolds. Is a bottom near?

When will the stock market stabilize? As the last trading week of August began, worried investors wondered just that. 1,013 more words

Retirement Planning