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Starting Early: Encouraging Retirement Planning Literacy And Practice For Young People

Long-term investment, particularly those for retirement, can be simplified into a few basic principles. The most important of these is that a person who saves up early, even with less money, would end up with more funds in retirement than the one who sets aside a fund in larger increments much later in life. 309 more words

Compound Interest

Elizabeth Warren Is Going After Insurance Companies

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren believes insurers are talking out of both sides of their mouths.

In a letter to Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White on Thursday, Warren, a Democrat, requested that the SEC investigate financial service companies for misleading investors about the impact of a pending Department of Labor rule. 437 more words

Leadership

WTF!?!?!?!

And gerrymandering, no term limits, high pay, and retirement pay too.

In re Horn

(Bankr. S.D. Ind. Jan. 4, 2016)

The bankruptcy court denies the United States Trustee’s (“UST”) motion to dismiss the Chapter 7 bankruptcy case under 11 U.S.C. 84 more words

Bankruptcy Court For Southern District Of Indiana

When Retirement and College Clash

The dream of buying a home or giving our girls an affordable college education collided with each other last week, and college won.

To help cover the down payment and closing costs on the condo we wanted to buy, Brett and I had planned to withdraw some of our savings that’s sitting in an IRA. 987 more words

Saving

Bumped up my 457b withholding 

I received a 2.5% raise, which amounted to a $17 per paycheck increase (I get paid weekly). Not bad! I bumped up my 457b contribution from $60 weekly to $70 weekly. 201 more words

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