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Five Retirement Lessons from Today’s Retirees

Each year for its Retirement Confidence Survey, the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) surveys 1,000 workers and 1,000 retirees to assess how confident they are in their ability to afford a comfortable retirement. The survey results reveal lessons that today’s...

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Take Advantage of Work Perks

Employee benefits are an important part of a total compensation package. Here are some important benefits that may be part of your package. Helping You Retire If your employer offers a match to your 401(k) contributions, be sure to contribute enough to...

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5 Tips to Make Paying Monthly Bills Easier

One of the most effective, worry-free ways to stay on top of your finances is to find a routine that helps you streamline your bill-paying process. Here are five tips to help make paying your monthly bills a breeze. 1. Create...

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529 College Savings Plan Day

The month of May, especially 5/29, is an opportunity to look at the many benefits of a 529 College Savings Plan. A 529 Savings Plan is a flexible, state-sponsored savings program that is most often used by parents and grandparents interested...

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