Tax savings after 70

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7O2B70S5bCw&feature=youtu.be The Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation estimates that almost 90% of taxpayers will use the standard deduction when they file their taxes this April 15thdue to the increased standard…

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Should You Pay Your Mortgage Off Early?

http://www.youtube.com/embed/hU_Zi8Pv6EA Most people long for a time when they are debt free. It sometimes seems unimaginable to pay off a mortgage in less than 20 or 30 years—but it may…

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Teaching Young Children about Money

http://www.youtube.com/embed/cfwoaxB-H1U It’s perfectly natural to want to protect your children from the harsh realities of life. But doing so can inadvertently set them up for failure, especially when it comes…

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10 Steps to a Retirement Action Plan (Part 2)

http://www.youtube.com/embed/qbOS25I8le4 A few weeks ago, we gave you the first five steps to developing a workable retirement action plan. It is much easier when you break all the tasks up…

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10 Steps to a Retirement Action Plan (Part 1)

http://www.youtube.com/embed/7p_dxcU72Y0 If there’s one common goal everyone seems to be concerned about reaching, it’s retirement. Many of us spend 30-40 years carefully plotting and planning for this far-off date. But…

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Are You Saving Enough for Emergencies?

http://www.youtube.com/embed/dn_fXOgGwwI There is one piece of advice that almost every single financial planner, guru and expert agree on, and that is to set aside money for an emergency. And while…

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Do Coupons Make You Overspend?

What would you do to shave a few dollars off your weekly grocery bill? To many people, spending an hour cutting coupons from the Sunday paper sounds like the perfect…

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Social Security and Medicare Numbers for 2014

New figures announced The Social Security Administration (SSA) has announced that Social Security and SSI beneficiaries will receive a 1.5% cost-of-living (COLA) adjustment for 2014. According to the SSA's announcement,…

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