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Second Quarter Market Wrap-up from John Slavic

7/23/21 3:02 PM

This week, the market initially swooned as fears of an upsurge in the COVID-19 variant “Delta” threatened a renewal of shutdowns in various parts of the country. The market fell sharply on Monday, but then spent most of the week regaining lost ground, ultimately turning positive as the market found its footing. This week, several key companies reported earnings, many of which reported better than expected results. Today, both the S&P 500 and the NASDAQ sit at record highs in inter-day trading.

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Retirement

What to Do With Your 401(k) When You Change Jobs

6/18/21 8:00 AM

Changing jobs can be an exciting life event. Maybe you are relocating to a new city, have better benefits, more vacation time, a higher salary, and other perks to enjoy - but what do you do with your 401(k) plan?  

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Retirement

The Advantages of Using a 401(k) Calculator

6/11/21 8:00 AM

You have been working hard throughout your career, putting in long hours, and feel like it is finally time to retire. Then upon checking your 401(k), you realize how little it's grown, even though you've been diligently contributing for years.

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Retirement

401(k) 101:  A Glossary Guide

5/7/21 11:23 AM

It’s never too early to start thinking about putting money away for retirement. Today, many people choose to invest in their future by taking advantage of a 401(k) plan - either through their employer's suite of benefit offerings or by going out and purchasing their own.

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Financial Planning, Retirement

Americans See The Importance Of Retirement Self-Funding

3/23/21 8:00 AM

More than half of near-retirees (adults aged 50 to 64) are worried a “great deal” about

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Markets, Financial Planning, Retirement

401(k) Participants Benefit From Consistent Saving

3/16/21 8:00 AM

Earlier this month we learned that Americans continue to have a highly-favorable opinion of

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Financial Planning, Retirement

Still Room For Improvement In Americans’ Saving Habits

3/11/21 8:00 AM

Many financial advisers recommend carrying 3-6 months’ worth of expenses in an

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Financial Planning, Retirement, Small Business

Americans Highly Value Their 401(k) Plans

3/4/21 8:00 AM

401(k)s are among the most widely used retirement savings vehicles in

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Financial Planning, Retirement

The Rising Cost Of Long-Term Care

2/17/21 8:00 AM

Apart from inadequate savings and a reduced Social Security benefit, declining

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Financial Planning, Retirement

Life Expectancy And Retirement Planning

2/9/21 8:00 AM

A recently updated report from the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) estimated that

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