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COVID-19 May Threaten the Recovery

SUMMARY: Increasing COVID-19 cases in Europe and the United States have brought new restri...

Shopping Safely During the Holidays

SUMMARY: Learn how to stay safe this holiday season with our online shopping security tips...

Staying on Top of Your 401(k) Can Pay Dividends

SUMMARY: Lots of investors never bother to check on their 401(k) regularly, but you should...

Four Common 401(k) Mistakes to Avoid

SUMMARY: A lot of 401k investors end up making the same mistakes when choosing their inves...

Wondering Whether You Missed the Recovery?

SUMMARY:It is only natural that investors would want to find some way to sit out bear mark...

Long-Term Care: Better to be Safe than Sorry

SUMMARY:November is long-term care awareness month! Unfortunately, none of us can predict ...

Death, Taxes, and Market Volatility

SUMMARY: When you invest, you should expect the markets to go up and down. In most cases, ...

Putting the Best GDP Increase in Perspective

SUMMARY: Should investors get overly excited about the third-quarter GDP numbers? Not only...

IRS Makes Annual Inflation Adjustments for 2021

SUMMARY: The IRS announced annual inflation adjustments for the 2021 tax year for more tha...

Charitable Giving: How it Affects You Financially as Well as Personally

SUMMARY: The holiday season is just around the corner and many charitable organizations ar...

Ready To Retire? How To Know For Sure

SUMMARY: If you're considering retirement, here are some things to think about so that you...

End of Year Planning: Set Goals and Reduce Taxes

SUMMARY: As we approach the end of the year, it's time to start thinking about tax plannin...

Six Keys to More Successful Investing

SUMMARY: A successful investor maximizes gain and minimizes loss. Though there can be no g...

Identify Your Personal Retirement Goals

SUMMARY:While your retirement date may still be several years in the future, and the goals...

How Entrepreneurs Can Stay Nimble in the COVID Era

SUMMARY: This year has been a challenge for many, so what can business owners and other en...

How Safe Is Social Media for Kids?

SUMMARY: Your kids are on social media. We’ve got tips to help you keep them safe!

Planning for Retirement? Don't Forget About Long-Term Care

SUMMARY: 20% of seniors over age 70 say that they cannot perform many of the tasks that al...

Ten Things You Must Know About Medicare

SUMMARY: Now that Medicare is open for enrollment, it's important to know the benefits you...

12 Estate Planning Must-Dos

SUMMARY: It doesn't hurt to have a plan in place. Here are estate planning must-dos we rec...

How Do I Manage and Pay My TDECU Credit Card?

SUMMARY: Learn about managing and paying your TDECU credit card in Digital Banking or Acce...

Stimulus Check Relief for Spouses of Deceased People is Coming

SUMMARY: Right after the CARES Act was enacted, the IRS immediately began a mad scramble t...

What Should Women Entrepreneurs Do to Thrive in the COVID Era?

SUMMARY: This month, we celebrate the success of women small business owners! We want to m...

8 Steps for Pre-Retirees to Secure Retirement Income

SUMMARY: Having strategies and plans in place is an essential part of securing your income...

Three Things Millennials Should Know About Savings

SUMMARY: Today is National Savings Day! Millennials often get a bad rep when it comes to h...

Making Sense of the Payroll Tax Executive Order

SUMMARY: In August, President Trump issued an executive order suspending the collection of...

How Financial Planning Helps You Work Towards Your Self-Improvement Goals

SUMMARY: October is Financial Planning month! While planning your finances can help you bu...

Investing in an Election Year

SUMMARY: The world's events always affect the markets, and making smart investment choices...

What To Do If You're Working From Home Longer Than Expected

SUMMARY: This fall season, many people are unexpectedly continuing to work from home. Here...

Perspective on the Second Fastest Bear Recovery

SUMMARY: Starting with the last week in July and for the first three weeks of August, inve...

Security Checks: Tips for Securing Your Online Transactions

SUMMARY: We want you to feel safe and secure with all of your online transactions. Here ar...

Avoid Playing Politics with Your Portfolio

SUMMARY: When the markets are shaky, it can be tempting to rely on political headlines or ...

Who’s Calling? What to Know About Phone Number Spoofing.

SUMMARY: 3 ways to protect yourself from callers using spoofed phone numbers.

Three Tips for Planning Your Income in Retirement

SUMMARY: Setting a retirement date is a big milestone, and we want to help you get there a...

What You Should Know About Contributing to an IRA at Every Age

SUMMARY: A traditional IRA offers a great way to shield income from taxation while boostin...

Women: What You Should Know About Starting A Business

SUMMARY: If you're thinking about starting your own business, you'll need a sound plan, a ...

Tax Planning for Family Business Succession

SUMMARY: Many owners of family businesses are so busy running their companies that they ne...

Managing Cash Flow in Retirement

SUMMARY: Once you're no longer relying on an earned income to pay the bills, managing cash...

3 High-Net Retirement Savings Mistakes You Want to Avoid

SUMMARY: When it comes to retirement savings, the goal for most is to accumulate as much w...

3 Estate Planning Strategies You Should Consider Now

SUMMARY: Today's low interest rates bring a lot of advantages when it comes to estate plan...

401k Planning: 5 Questions to Ask

SUMMARY: Are you taking full advantage of your 401k benefits? Here are some questions to a...

All About IRAs

SUMMARY: IRAs are one of the most powerful retirement savings tools available to you. Here...

COVID-19 Delaying Your Retirement Date?

SUMMARY: With the uncertainty we've seen this year, many are rethinking their retirement p...

How to Protect Your Wealth as You Get Older

SUMMARY: As you get closer to retirement, protecting your wealth becomes more important es...

One Tax Shift Most People Miss in Retirement

SUMMARY: Minimizing income taxes is a powerful way to potentially add years to your portfo...

Life Insurance at Various Stages

SUMMARY: As your life changes, your life insurance should change, and we want you to feel ...

Year-End Tax Planning

SUMMARY: Making the right moves before the year ends could help you save a bundle on your ...

Are You Maximizing Your 401k Contributions?

SUMMARY: We want to remind you that the more money you save while working, the easier it w...

When Should You Collect Social Security?

SUMMARY: This year, many people have had to make changes to their planned retirement date ...

Avoid The Market Timing Trap in Retirement

SUMMARY: After decades of adding to your retirement accounts, making the mental switch to ...

National Life Insurance Awareness Month

SUMMARY:September is National Life Insurance Awareness month. And while most of us likely ...

Planning Your Distributions After Retirement

SUMMARY: When planning your retirement distributions, it's important to come up with a str...

The Best Ways to Browse Sites Safely and Protect Passwords.

SUMMARY: Safely browse the web and protect your personal information with these tips.

ABCs of Investing for College

SUMMARY: Savings are the cornerstone of any successful college financing plan. The earlier...

A Checklist for Your Retirement Planning

SUMMARY: The time to begin planning for your financial future is now! So, when it comes to...

How to Save for Retirement and Avoid Overspending During Your Career

SUMMARY: Saving for retirement can seem like a difficult journey, but with these simple ti...

Maintaining Your Financial Records: The Importance of Being Organized

SUMMARY: An important part of managing your personal finances is keeping your financial re...

Is it Better to Rent or Buy a Home?

SUMMARY: Should you rent or buy a home? Everyone's situation is different, so you need to ...

Using Trusts to Manage Wealth: What Investors Should Know

SUMMARY: Trusts can offer a variety of benefits, and a well-managed trust can help preserv...

Aging Parents and Money

SUMMARY: As your parents age, they may struggle managing their own finances. Helping them ...

Investing for the Long Haul: 5 Tips for Millennials

SUMMARY: As Millennials establish themselves in their careers and as adults, now is the ti...

Becoming A Financially Savvy Single Parent

SUMMARY: Raising children is challenging especially if you're doing it on your own, but ta...

Risk Management and Retirement Savings Plan

SUMMARY: By investing for retirement through your employer-sponsored plan, you are helping...

5 Money Rules to Live By

SUMMARY: The key to finding financial balance is using your non-financial skills and talen...

Pre-Retirement Planning for Banking Professionals

SUMMARY: If you're in the banking industry, planning for retirement can involve even more ...

Six Steps To Take Control of Your Financial Health

SUMMARY: It's important to treat your financial health like your personal health and creat...

Countdown to Retirement: Strategies for Saving in Your 50s

SUMMARY: Today, many people in their 50s haven't started saving for retirement or accumula...

Retirement Planning Throughout Life: Strategies to Keep in Mind

SUMMARY: Why wait to start planning for retirement? Whether you're in your 50s or just sta...

How to Make Savings Last Longer in Retirement

SUMMARY: Whether you're dreaming of travel during retirement or would prefer to relax and ...

3 Ways for Women to Achieve Financial Independence

SUMMARY: 90% of women will be solely responsible for their finances at some point in their...

IRS Offers Relief to Retirement Plan Participants

SUMMARY: The IRS announced new guidelines to help those affected by COVID-19 gain more acc...

6 Essential Tips for Retirement Planning

SUMMARY: Retirement planning can help determine your financial future, and it's essential ...

What Do You Really Know About Bear Markets?

SUMMARY: What do you really know about bear markets? Learn more:

Are Your Checking and Savings Accounts Reaching Their Potential?

SUMMARY: Checking and savings accounts are the key to starting your financial future off r...

Six Tips for Wealth & Sanity

SUMMARY:Investing can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. Here's how to invest wisely...

Strategies for Managing Retirement Assets in the Event of a Layoff

SUMMARY: During this pandemic, we have seen a mass amount of unprecedented layoffs. If you...

Critical Business Strategies for Entrepreneurs Preparing for Retirement

SUMMARY:When you own your own business, preparing for retirement can be more challenging a...

Saving For College

SUMMARY: Many families finance a college education with help from student loans and other ...

How Different Generations Invest

SUMMARY: Each generation comes of age during different economic circumstances, and this ca...

Small Business and Insurance: What Do You Really Need?

SUMMARY: As a business owner, it can be challenging as an entrepreneur to know which types...

Assessing Your Retirement Resources

SUMMARY: Knowing your resources is an integral part of planning for retirement, and the ch...

What You Need to Know About the SECURE Act

SUMMARY: The SECURE Act is the largest overhaul to retirement plans since 2006 and with it...

5 Types of Retirement Plans for Small Business Owners

SUMMARY: Unlike average employees, small business owners need to consider different option...

The Inflationary Impact of COVID-19 Stimulus

SUMMARY: With states beginning to reopen for business, it’s important for investors to und...

A Quick Look At Life Insurance Needs

SUMMARY: Unplanned events can have a devastating impact on your financial plan, so insuran...

The Nasty “Business Interruption” Insurance Fight

SUMMARY: Due to COVID-19, restaurants, hotels, gyms and other businesses that were forced ...

Financial Planning Tips for Small Business Owners

SUMMARY: When you're a small business owner, you need to pay extra careful attention to bo...

New Spending Package Includes Sweeping Retirement Plan Changes

SUMMARY: The SECURE Act represents the most sweeping set of changes to retirement legislat...

4 Retirement Planning Tips for Millennials and Gen X

SUMMARY: For millennials and Gen X, there is still plenty of time to craft an effective re...

Retirement Assistance Within the CARES Act

SUMMARY: some of the CARES Act's provisions aimed at retirement accounts can also benefit ...

Changing Jobs. What Should I Do With the Money in My Plan?

SUMMARY: During these uncertain times, changing jobs is something a lot of people are havi...

How to Develop a Money Mindset That Aligns with Your Goals

SUMMARY: Today is Financial Freedom Day! Financial freedom is a goal for many people, but ...

529 Plans vs. Other College Savings Options

SUMMARY: 529 plans can be a great way to save for college, but they're not the only way. W...

Staying the Course at Different Ages During Market Volatility

SUMMARY: Staying the course through market volatility has different implications at ages 2...

Retiring Business Owners - Plan for Succession

SUMMARY: Business succession planning can help create retirement income for a retiring bus...

Planning Your Exercise & Your Financial Fitness

SUMMARY: Most people don't prepare to invest and that's a big mistake. Learn why here.

Family Business—Laying the Groundwork for Potential Success

SUMMARY: Involving family members in your business isn’t a course of action to take lightl...

Hats Off to Public Service Workers During the Coronavirus

SUMMARY: During Public Service Recognition Week and Firefighter Day this May, we'd like to...

How the CARES Act Can Help Businesses Survive the Shutdown

SUMMARY: The CARES Act has two provisions designed to help struggling businesses: The Payc...

Small Business Lending Programs During the COVID-19 Crisis

SUMMARY: As the COVID-19 situation continues to unfold, we understand there’s a great deal...

Benefits of the CARES Act for Individuals

SUMMARY: The CARES Act: A quick summary of the biggest economic bill in history for indivi...

2020 CARES ACT Small Business Employer FAQ – Key Provisions

SUMMARY: The following FAQ provides information about the major programs and initiatives a...

COVID-19 ‘Stay at Home’ Orders Bring Outbreak of Phishing Scams

SUMMARY: With more people working from home due to the coronavirus pandemic, scammers are ...

5 Big Problems to Solve Before You Retire

SUMMARY: If you want your money to last, if you want to live comfortably in your 60s, 70s,...

Retirement Planning for Teachers and Public School Workers

SUMMARY: Eventually, each must consider life beyond his or her career and the benefits off...

First Emergency Rate Cut By the Fed Since 2008

SUMMARY: In a move in which the timing was more compelling than the decision itself, the F...

Spring Clean Your Finances

SUMMARY: As you tackle washing windows, cleaning carpets, and sorting out the garage, don’...

Tax Withholding on Paychecks

SUMMARY: Employers are legally obligated to withhold payroll and income taxes from their e...

One Easy Step to Maximize Account Security

SUMMARY: Increase your account security by creating a unique username to access your accou...

The Coronavirus Outbreak Is Spreading: Markets Take A Hit

SUMMARY: News that the coronavirus has spread to South Korea, Italy, Japan, and Iran, has ...

February is a Great Time to File Your Taxes

SUMMARY: If you file by the end of February, you should receive your check within six week...

Estimating Your Social Security Benefits

SUMMARY: The Social Security Administration has stopped mailing out most yearly statements...

Your Home and Your Retirement

SUMMARY: Unlike earlier generations of retirees, who paid off first mortgages and retired ...

Just Married: Newlywed Estate Planning Cheat Sheet

SUMMARY: You’re already sharing a life, now it’s time to share some important info to get ...

Saving For Retirement Through 403(b) Plans

SUMMARY: For all employers, offering retirement benefits can play a fundamental role in re...

401(k) Decisions -- You Can Take It With You

SUMMARY: This article outlines your choices for managing money that's still in a former em...

Are Financial Advisors Worth It?

SUMMARY: Today, there is financial advice readily available on dozens of sites, blogs and ...

Don't Be Victim of IRS Fraud

SUMMARY: Tax season is here and scam artists are out in full force. We provide a list of s...

10 Ways the Secure Act Will Impact Your Retirement Savings

SUMMARY: With the decline of traditional pensions, most of us are now responsible for squi...

What Certifications Do TDECU Wealth Advisors Have?

SUMMARY: Do you know the differences between a CFP, a CFA and a CPA? Read this blog to lea...

"I'm 35 with No Retirement Savings. Where Do I Start?"

SUMMARY: Are you in your 30s and falling behind on retirement savings? It’s not too late f...

Investing for the Long Haul: 5 Tips for Millennials

SUMMARY: Are you a Millennial investing for the future? Follow these tips to get started.

What You Need to Know About the Secure Act

SUMMARY: Are you concerned about your retirement assets? Learn how the SECURE act can keep...

"I Have $1,000, What Should I Do With It?"

SUMMARY: For some, $1,000 is a drop in the bucket. For others, it’s a fortune. Regardless ...

Tax Strategies for Retirees

 

Should I Take a Vacation or Save for Retirement?

  SUMMARY: Although vacations can offer wonderful experiences and memories, they shouldn’t...

5 Big Problems to Solve Before You Retire

 

Keep Passwords Strong: Protection in 12 Characters or Less

Tips for creating and using strong passwords SUMMARY: Creating and using strong passwords ...

8 Steps for Pre-Retirees to Pursue Retirement Income

 

6 Guidelines to Creating an Emergency Fund

SUMMARY: When financial trouble strikes, falling deeper into debt is one thing you want to...

Helpful Tax Tips Before Year End

Tax planning can be more advantageous when done during the year and well in advance of yea...

Is the $1 Million Retirement Goal Accurate? Is It Realistic?

SUMMARY: For many years, the conventional wisdom has been that you need to save $1 million...

12 Strategies to Generate Income in Retirement

      When it comes to saving for retirement, maybe you've done everything right. You star...

Six Basic Tax Planning Techniques

 

The Charitable IRA Transfer

 

Tax Benefits of Making a QCD

 

What the Experts Say About Reinvesting Dividends

SUMMARY: After you receive stock dividends, you have two options—keep the cash or reinvest...

Should You Invest in Gold?

SUMMARY: Every type of investment has its pros and cons and gold is no exception. Here’s w...

Saving for a House vs. Saving for Retirement

SUMMARY: When deciding how to manage your finances, is it better to put more funds toward ...

How to Shop Online Safely This Holiday Season.

SUMMARY: It's always nice to avoid the hustle and bustle of mall shopping and stay cozy at...

"I Have $5,000, What Should I Do with It?"

SUMMARY: Whether it’s compound interest, long-term market gains, tax incentives or increas...

5 Ways to Prepare for a Recession

SUMMARY: The possibility of a recession is always an unsettling thought. However, savvy sa...

How to Choose Investment Funds for Your 401(k)

SUMMARY: An employer-sponsored 401(k) is by far one of the most powerful tools for establi...

Should You Pay Off Your Vehicle Faster?

SUMMARY: Many people are using loans to buy a car (a record number of people, actually). B...

7 Recession-Proof Investments to Research Today

SUMMARY: No one knows when the next recession will occur, but there are reliable, nearly r...

What to Bring to Your First Meeting with a Financial Advisor

SUMMARY: Have you decided it’s time to work with a financial advisor? Here are a few point...

5 Things Your Financial Institution Should be Doing for You

SUMMARY:Paying to withdraw your own money? Forget it. In the world of banking today, you h...

Feeling Overwhelmed with Investment Options? Start Here.

SUMMARY: Does it ever feel like choosing the right investments is information overload? He...

Can You Count on Social Security for Income When You Retire?

SUMMARY: No matter how proactive a saver you may be, no matter how diversified your portfo...

5 Pieces of Bad Advice a Financial Advisor Might Give You

SUMMARY: Thinking about partnering with a financial advisor to manage your money? Keep an ...

7 Financial Websites to Read Weekly for Retirement and Savings News

SUMMARY: Whether you’re looking for blogs, videos with live analysis, or a ticker that kee...

Diversify, Diversify, Diversify: What a Well-Managed Portfolio Looks Like

SUMMARY: Whether your primary focus is retirement, saving for your children’s college educ...

Should You Put Additional Money in Your 401(k) Plan?

SUMMARY: Should you put additional money in your 401(k)? The short answer is yes. But be m...

The TDECU Wealth Management Approach to Your First Consultation

SUMMARY: Never met with a wealth advisor before? Read this post to learn what to expect an...

Can I Buy a Boat? (Or Rather, Is It a Sound Financial Decision?)

SUMMARY: Managing your money well is all about prioritizing your expenses and making sound...

The Pros and Cons of Managing Your Investments Online

SUMMARY: Thinking about using a robo-advisor or managing your money online? Here are the p...

What Does Vesting Mean for 401(k) Contributions?

You’ve got the ideal job—fulfilling work, great co-workers and a healthy salary and benefi...

6 Questions to Ask When You Meet with a New Financial Advisor

SUMMARY: Before you begin working with a new financial advisor, you should do your homewor...

Should You Pay Off Your Student Loans or Save for Retirement?

SUMMARY: When you’re in your 20s, 30s, or even 40s, you may find yourself caught between t...

The Great Debate: Choosing Between a 401(k) or IRA

SUMMARY: Just over half of working Americans participate in some form of workplace retirem...

Five Financial Goals to Accomplish Before You Turn 30

SUMMARY: Leaving your 20s behind can be an intimidating thought—if you’re not ready. Here’...

Should You Manage Your Own Investments or Hire a Wealth Advisor?

SUMMARY: From apps to blogs to robo-investors, financial advice is now available anywhere ...

How Much Should You Have Saved for Retirement?

SUMMARY: There’s one question that eventually enters every worker’s mind—how much should I...

Guide to Creating a Monthly Budget (And Sticking to It)

SUMMARY: How much money should you be saving, spending on necessities, and spending on wan...

"I Have $10,000, What Should I Do With It?"

SUMMARY: Let’s say you have $10,000. Should you use that money to pay off debt, establish ...

Why, What, How: Diversifying Your Investment Portfolio

SUMMARY: There are many places to put your hard-earned money, but the one thing all expert...

You're 10 Years into Your Career, Time to Take Retirement Seriously?

SUMMARY: So, you’re 10 years into your career. Is it time for you to start taking retireme...

Millennials: 5 Costly Mistakes You Need to Avoid in Your 20s

SUMMARY: Research says millennials tend to spend more than their generational counterparts...

Millennials: Here's How Compound Interest Can Make or Break Your Future

SUMMARY: As a millennial, you have a huge leg up over earlier generations—time is on your ...

4 Ways a Wealth Advisor Can Help You Manage Your Money

SUMMARY: Whether it’s an engagement, marriage or baby, a promotion, inheritance or retirem...

Where Should Retirement Fit In with Your Financial Goals in Your 30s?

SUMMARY: Once you turn 30, retirement savings are a financial goal that should start movin...

10 Retirement Terms Everyone Needs to Know

SUMMARY: Retirement can be a complex subject. If you need a little help clarifying things,...

Making Your Retirement Savings Last: Safe Investments for Retirees

SUMMARY: With people living longer than ever before, it’s possible you’ll spend several de...

Stocks, Bonds, and Mutual Funds: What's the Difference?

SUMMARY: Three of the most popular types of investments are stocks, bonds and mutual funds...

Asset Allocation: What Should You Be Doing with Your Money?

SUMMARY: Once you’re ready to start investing, the next step is deciding where. This blog ...

Saving Beyond a 401K and IRA: 4 Other Retirement Accounts to Consider

SUMMARY: While 401(k) and IRA accounts may be the most popular ways to save for retirement...

Six Retirement Options If You’re Self-Employed

SUMMARY: While there are many perks of being self-employed, there are also downsides—such ...

Why Retirement Planning Shouldn't Stop After You Retire

You’ve squirreled away every last penny, contributed diligently to your 401(k) since you e...

You're Ready to Retire, Now What? Five Ways to Invest Retirement Income

Whether your retirement plans involve a quiet life in your hammock or a yacht in a port of...

Infographic: Your Complete Road Map to Retirement

Where do you see yourself in the next 10, 20 or 30 years? What kind of lifestyle do you wa...

What Should You Look for When Choosing a Wealth Advisor?

The pursuit of wealth is a constant. It’s the drive that gets you up in the morning and ke...

Rolling Over Your 401(k): Why, What, and How

Among the many positive things you’ll take with you when leaving a job—expertise that will...

It's Bonus Season! Here Are Some More Ways to Use Your Extra Cash.

SUMMARY: We heard your feedback, so we decided to get a little more detailed! Our previous...

Should You Keep Your Wealth Advisor Once You're Ready to Retire?

Your wealth advisor has been a trusted ally through much of your working life. You’ve been...

It's Bonus Season! Here Are Some Ways to Use Your Extra Cash.

Whether you built up savings over the past year, received a tax refund, or earned a year-e...

Need to Roll Over Your 401(k)? Follow These Five Steps

You’ve come to a fork in your career path and made a choice, one that means you will soon ...

Five Retirement Expenses That May Sneak Up on You

You’ve got your retirement plan in place. Budgets have been drafted, portfolios sufficient...

Is Your Company's Retirement Plan a Good One?

You wrote killer cover letters, spruced up your resume, made it through the interview gaun...

How to Make Retirement Planning a Year-Round Commitment

While retirement has the potential to present us with a wide-open field of life-after-work...

IRS Raises Retirement Plan Contribution Limits for 2019

This past November, the IRS announced that it would increase the contribution limits for a...

Unique Retirement Planning Challenges for Women

Retirement planning can be a stressful experience for anyone. Financial insecurities, conc...

Seven Tips to Avoid Running Out of Money in Retirement

There is a universal question shared by everyone who enters retirement—will I have enough ...

Four Tax-Savvy Withdrawal Strategies in Retirement

Taxes rank with healthcare as one of your biggest potential retirement expenses. As such, ...

Is Early Retirement a Realistic Dream?

Most of us dream of a day when we no longer need to show up to a job on time. A day when w...

3 Ways Annuities Can Fit into Your Retirement

There are many investment tools to consider when planning your retirement. In addition to ...

Five Common Annuity Myths to Know When Saving for Retirement

Complicated. Expensive. Unnecessary. These are just some of the ways that the general publ...

Smart 401(k) Withdrawal Strategies

As retirement age draws near—and with the recent development that 2019 401(k) contribution...

6 Ways to Save for Retirement (Even if You're Behind)

Retirement—it’s something we all eagerly anticipate, but the details often prove elusive. ...

How Do I Know I'm Saving Enough to Retire?

Some things in life are fairly obvious, like the fact that most of us can’t see the nose o...

Year end financial checklist

SUMMARY: As the year comes to a close, you may already be looking forward to the new year....

How to Implement a Dynamic Retirement Spending Strategy

Have you taken a good look at your spending habits lately? The unknowns and potential chan...