Roth IRA vs Traditional IRA

Roth IRA vs Traditional IRA: What’s the Difference?

An IRA or individual retirement account is a good way for you to save for the future. As the name implies, you’re saving for retirement. When you go to open up and IRA, you may have the choice between a Roth IRA and a Traditional IRA. While both are similar in nature, each comes with […]

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Are you asking yourself, "How much do I need to retire?" Read on to figure out how much money you need to retire.

How Much Do I Need to Retire?

“How much do I need to retire?” It’s a common refrain among workers of all ages. The closer you are to retirement age, though, the more you’re likely thinking about it. You’ve probably heard advice like you’ll need $1 million saved to retire. Other people will recommend a certain percentage of your pre-tax income. Others […]

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Handling market volatility close to retirement

Commentary from our firm that offers insight into timely events and news that shapes our financial world. Key Tips Through Tough Markets 1. Volatility is normal The reason we expect higher long-term returns on stocks than on cash and bonds is because they have greater volatility. We have to accept volatility in times like this to […]

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Prepared for retirement

Are You Prepared For Retirement? 10 Things to Consider Before You’re Ready to Retire

Each day, approximately 10,000 Americans leave the workforce and officially retire. Soaking in the sun on a beach to celebrate is great. But without a good plan in place, how will you make sure you can get there? Before you plot your escape from your career, you’ll need to make sure you’re prepared for retirement. […]

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employee retention strategies

8 Must-Have Employee Retention Strategies for Businesses in 2019

Did you know that every time an employee leaves, it costs 20% of their salary to replace them? If you have a large organization with employees leaving constantly, that can put a big dent in your bottom line. Every year, 3 million employees leave their jobs in search of something better. Think about the money […]

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social security income

4 Ways To Make The Most Of Your Future Social Security Income

Is retirement planning getting you frustrated and confused? Are you wondering if you’ll be able to retire at 65? There are almost 75 million Americans between the ages of 50 and 70, all hoping to afford the retirement of their dreams. The good news is that there are several ways you can maximize your social […]

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Retire at 55

Want To Retire At 55? Here’s 6 Things You Need To Know Now

If you’re looking forward to a life that allows you to kick back in the slow(er) lane, chances are you’ve considered retiring at an early age. Having time to do the things you want and be close to family sounds appealing, rather than grinding away at work for endless decades. Many people start planning for […]

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