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3 Steps to Eliminate Credit Card Debt

3 Steps to Eliminate Credit Card Debt

08/29/2016 - When it comes to debt, it can be debated whether there is such a thing as "good" or "bad" debt. Either way, eliminating credit card debt is always a good idea. Consider these three steps for getting out of credit card debt.

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Death and DebtDeath and Debt

08/24/2016 - The death of a spouse is heartbreaking and something that no one really wants to think about. Unfortunately, it is something that needs to be considered and a plan put in place to ease the major adjustment in one's life. The surviving spouse faces more than just overwhelming emotions - he or she may also face the challenge of handling a loved one's outstanding debts.

5 Steps for a Better Retirement5 Steps for a Better Retirement

08/22/2016 - Do you worry about your retirement? According to experts, you should be worried. A Government Accountability Office analysis found that average Americans between the ages of 55 and 64 have saved only about $104,000 in retirement savings.

Financial Lessons for College StudentsFinancial Lessons for College Students

08/17/2016 - Almost 2 million students are expected to graduate this year, and according to some reports they'll be entering a very positive job market. Along with many other freedoms graduates will experience once they end their school career, they will also have to manage their own finances, probably for the first time.

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Retirement Planning Information

Retirement and Long Term CareRetirement and Long Term Care

08/02/2016 - Nearly 70% of Americans 65 and older need long-term care at some point, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

The Retirement Spending SmileThe Retirement Spending Smile

06/22/2016 - Most people assume that once you retire, your spending pattern will be the same year-to-year. Research has shown that this, in fact, is not the case. Two studies came to the same conclusion. We spend more at the beginning of retirement and again towards the end. The graph of a retiree's spending pattern looks like a big smile.

How to Fix Your Retirement PlanningHow to Fix Your Retirement Planning

02/22/2016 - Retirement planning can be an activity that if done right, could provide a much needed comfort zone post-employment. However, there are some pitfalls and definite ways to do it wrong. Here are some of the major errors that are made in the planning process, and how to correct them.

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Women's Financial Literacy

Smart Financial Advice for Female Entrepreneurs Smart Financial Advice for Female Entrepreneurs

05/10/2016 - Although there have been some real advances for women in the workplace over the past decade, there are still challenges. One way to circumvent these challenges is to start your own business.

US Not in Top 10 for Basic Financial Literacy TestUS Not in Top 10 for Basic Financial Literacy Test

04/05/2016 - When it comes to managing our personal finances, it appears that Americans could use a little help. In a recent global quiz, Americans did not even make the top 10!

The Key to Understanding Your FinancesThe Key to Understanding Your Finances

02/24/2016 - Fortunately, understanding your finances is not as daunting as it might sound. It comes down to understanding some key elements, definitions, and numbers that make up the sum total of your financial life. Here are the things you'll need to know in order to get a good picture of your fiscal health and help you understand your finances.

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