Retirement

early retirement

Early Retirement: Some of The Top Tips and Tricks for Achieving Your Goal

The most common age at which people retire in the United States is 62. It’s also when many people start experiencing more health problems which can make it difficult to enjoy retirement. For that reason, people have begun to look for ways to retire earlier than that. It’s a great opportunity to enjoy your life […]

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7 Reasons Why You May Need a Financial Advisor

Do you have trouble keeping your investment plan on track? Are you finding it difficult to manage your finances? If any of these questions describe you, then you need a financial advisor. This professional will help you with a number of tasks including tax strategies, organizing your finances, creating savings and investment decisions, and insurance […]

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5 Ways to Help Employees Who Are Retiring from Work

As your employees edge closer and closer to retirement, you as the employer have to come to terms with two not so pleasing facts. One, you are about to lose some of your favorite and most productive employees whom you’ve grown fond off over the years, and two, you might be unable to find someone […]

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A Guide to Social Security: When Are You Eligible to Collect?

Are you getting ready to retire? Maybe you have a while to go but are getting anxious about how you’ll survive without your paycheck? Most Americans look forward to retirement as a time to truly enjoy themselves for the first time in their lives. Their kids are adults, they have grandchildren and can spend their […]

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How Much Do You Need to Save for Retirement?

Have you been saving for your retirement? Have you been saving as much as you need to live a comfortable life once you stop working?  If you’re like a lot of Americans, unfortunately, the answer is “no.” Many families in the U.S. have no money saved for retirement, and the median retirement savings for all working […]

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8 Questions a Financial Representative Can Help You Answer

Navigating your finances is a full-time job that requires strict attention to detail. But do you really have the time, energy, and knowledge to keep your finances in order; everything from a monthly budget to retirement savings and more? Probably not. That’s why you may want to consider  a financial representative. A good financial representative […]

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Retirement 101: Why Do I Need a Financial Advisor?

Are you investing in your retirement? Yes? Good on you. You’re one step closer to a financially secure life after work. But are you working with a financial advisor to help with the process? No? Well, you probably want to. Indeed, 54% of people investing in their retirement, without the support of an advisor, wish […]

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7 Major Signs It’s Time To Retire

It’s the ultimate gamble. Retire too soon, and you risk financial ruin or days on end of boredom. Wait too long, and you’ve missed the prime retirement years when you still have the energy (and good health) to enjoy your work-free days. How do you know when it’s time to retire? Well, there’s no magic […]

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The Age Old Question: When Should I Retire?

Have you ever asked yourself questions about retirement? For example, “how old do I have to be to retire?” or “how much do I need to save before I retire?” or even simply, “when should I retire?” If you’re a young adult, retirement probably seems so far off that you haven’t given it much, if […]

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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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