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Weekend Reading: Retirees Should Enjoy Their Savings More, Here's How

If you have secured a retirement plan you feel confident about, it’s time to enjoy the fruits of your labor.

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Weekend Reading: Consider the Source – How to Cut Your Tax Bill

A primary part of navigating the complicated process of tax planning includes not only considering the source of your income, but also understanding how it can affect the dues you owe Uncle Sam.

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Weekend Reading: How Reliable is Inflation Data for Investors Heading into 2022?

If you’re still feeling uneasy about inflation, you’re not alone. Prices everywhere are continuing to rise, and it might seem as though there’s no end in sight. When will we see relief?

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Weekend Reading: Long-Term Care: Ready or Not, Here it Comes

For some individuals, long-term care in the grand scheme of a full retirement plan can often end up in the “good-to-have” category, versus “need-to-have”.

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Weekend Reading: 6 Proven Retirement Income Planning Strategies Beginning at Age 62

Within your retirement planning journey, age 62 is the beginning of a crucial transition. If you haven’t already, it’s here you begin to shift your mindset from asset-building to accumulation.

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Weekend Reading: 5 Tax-Efficient Wealth Transfer Strategies to Consider Before 2026

A constant that has remained within proposed tax bills from the Biden administration is that most changes will impact the wealthy, so now is the time to consider if – and how – estate tax liability could impact your beneficiaries.

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Weekend Reading: Should You Change Your Financial Plan Because of Short-Term Changes in Inflation and Monetary Policy?

Inflation continues to circulate headlines and ignite fear of an unpredictable future, but the good news is, a well-rounded retirement plan can weather the storm (short-term or not).

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Weekend Reading: Does Planning End at Retirement?

You need a strategic, customized plan to get yourself to retirement, but you also need a plan for what lies beyond.

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Weekend Reading: What Really Happens if Social Security "Disappears"?

Tales of the impending demise of Social Security benefits continually circulate the financial world; However, you shouldn’t let these scare tactics get the best of you.

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Weekend Reading: Caught Between a Long-Term Care Policy and A Hard Place

Navigating your way through the long-term care marketplace can be confusing. How do you know if the policy you purchased years ago is still the best option for you?

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Weekend Reading: Social Security Spousal Benefit or Survivor Benefit? Consider the Differences

Navigating your way through the complexities of Social Security can feel overwhelming. Add on the passing of a spouse, and it can become even more perplexing.

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Weekend Reading: Quantifying the Risk-Return Tradeoff of Investing

Investing doesn’t come with a clear-cut price tag. It can often be difficult to quantify the money you pay, which can also cause you to overstate or underestimate the appropriate risk level for your financial goals and needs.