When children head off to college, they are leaving the nest for the first time. This is the first experience many will have with taking care of their own
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It is vital that you consider your retirement needs long before you approach retirement years. Your number one priority must be to find ways to make your
To understand the current financial market, we must look at the forces that influence market direction. The movement of money and goods around the world is
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Saving for retirement is something every working individual should strive for. There will come a time in your life when waking up for work each morning, putting
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1. Check your cash.
At a time when the market is down, cash can be a very good thing. Consider using the cash allocation in your accounts for withdrawals in
• The stock market S&P 500 hit an all-time high on May 21, 2015, reaching a high of 2130. At this writing, the close was 2095.
• The employment
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