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And so it begins...again.

I have posted a few times on the plans of people in government to confiscate citizens’ retirement accounts (i.e., their IRA and 401k accounts).  Here is a list of those posts: 692 more words

Government Shenanigans

NYTimes is shocked, SHOCKED!

The NYTimes is shocked that women over 50 have THE highest unemployment rate after people who are about to retire than any other demographic group in the country since the Great Recession started. 467 more words

General

Brain into Better Financial Behavior

Here’s a scary thought: We use the same part of our brains to think
about our future selves as we do to think about strangers. If our future… 278 more words

Brain

What is the GDP impact from California drought?

Generally speaking a 270 point rise in the Dow Jones industrial average — like that on Friday — is a good thing for investors and 401(k)s, generally. 218 more words

Economy

Financial Considerations for 2015

Is it time to make a few alterations for the near future?

Provided by Jeffrey Davis

                       

2015 is less than three months away. Fall is the time when investors look for ways to lower their taxes and make some financial. 1,075 more words

US Public Pensions Are In Trouble

Data is coming in for public pensions carried by local and state governments in reference to debt held.

The 25 largest U.S. public pension systems face about $2 trillion in unfunded liabilities, showing that investment returns can’t keep up with ballooning obligations, according to Moody’s Investors Service.

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Indiana

The Status Quo

By Nevin Adams, EBRI

While the prospects for “comprehensive tax reform” may seem remote in this highly charged election year, the current tax preferences accorded employee benefits continue to be a focus of much discussion among policymakers and academics. 699 more words

EBRI