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Retirement Savings: When Market Drops, Play Long Game

One of the best ways to make sure your retirement accounts survive economic turbulence is to fortify those accounts as well as you can and then go do something else, come what may. By  Andrea Coombes NerdWallet The stock market has been on a punishing roller coaster ride this week, suffering its largest one-day drop […]

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The Benefits Of Owning A Roth 401K

If you are saving for retirement, you probably know about the 401k and the Roth IRA too. But are you familiar with a Roth 401k?

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Assisted Living Demand Is Up As Baby Boomers Age

The reason that assisted living is an attractive option is because you often have meals provided, along with things like activities, programs and common areas, and you don’t have to be responsible for cleaning and provisions.

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Money Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Certified financial planner Jill Schlesinger has seen smart people make some pretty spectacular money mistakes. 

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Small Home Living: Not ‘Downsizing’ But ‘Right-Sizing’

With the current trend toward de-cluttering and downsizing, there are plenty of books about how to winnow down possessions to the few that are truly necessary and loved. This book shows how you can live well once that’s done.

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What Are Retirees’ Top Money Regrets?

About 1 out of 3 Social Security recipients apply for benefits at the earliest age, which is 62. It’s often a mistake. Benefits grow by a guaranteed 5 percent to 8percent each year that the applicant delays.

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