Retirement Advice Basics

Why don’t some small business owners save for retirement?

The people who own and run small businesses are busy – extremely. They have a lot to worry about  — payroll, rent and trying to bring in new contracts. And, on top of that, it seems they are constantly recruiting and hiring. What they might not make time for is preparing for retirement. And that’s…

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Coming Up Short for Retirement

This is for the people headed towards retirement and coming up short in their savings. According to a 2016 survey  , from GoBankingRates, 23% of Americans have saved less than $10,000 and a third have saved nothing for retirement. Another survey, by TIAA-CREF, says the number one regret of people approaching retirement is that they wished…

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Year-end Retirement Savings Tips

Here we are, once again, in the midst of people’s favorite holidays. Between Christmas and New Year’s, it’s time for good food, visiting friends and relatives, gifts, and of course, popping champagne. It’s also time for New Year’s resolutions (which most people forget about by February anyway). It’s the perfect time to assess your financial…

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Five Things Retirees May Forget to Plan For

Rodney Brooks Retirement is tough enough, but it can be really tough for the people who did little or no planning. It’s tough enough even for those who do plan for retirement. After all, there is much to consider. Which means that there could be a possibility for some people to either forgot something or…

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Robo-Advisors May Lack the Personal Touch Your Retirement Account Needs

Would you trust a computer to manage your life savings? As we speak, there are several online platforms being developed that can manage your investment portfolios and provide customized financial advice, all with just the push of a few buttons. Once you input some personal information, including your age, risk tolerance, and future goals, these…

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Your Retirement Checklist: 5 Important Tasks for the Near-Retiree

Congratulations are in order if you’re at or near retirement. After many years of working, saving, and preparing for this day, it’s almost time to kick back and enjoy the fruits of your labor. However, before you do, we have some words of advice to help you transition into a period that is exciting, and…

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