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Retirement

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Retired and in Debt: Help for Senior Citizens

By Joey Johnston | May 15, 2018

Debt is a growing threat to the retirement plans of Americans. In fact, the only time most retirees will be out of the hole will be when they get put…

Top 5 Retirement Roadblocks and How to Clear Them

By Joey Johnston | March 23, 2018

A disturbing number of Americans are speeding toward a financial cliff called retirement. Unless they change their saving habits, they may well barrel over the edge and land in poverty.…

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Retirement Account Changes in 2017

By Joey Johnston | December 21, 2016

After a year of political upheaval and economic uncertainty, it might come as a relief that 2017 holds few surprises for retirement savings. For the fourth year in a row,…

California Retirement

California’s New Private-Sector Retirement Plan

By Joey Johnston | November 4, 2016

In a bold move to help millions of residents avoid poverty in their golden years, California recently created a state-sponsored retirement savings plan designed to encourage private-sector workers to build…

Money Secrets and Lack of Planning Harm Retirement Dreams

By Joey Johnston | October 20, 2016

By all accounts, David and Margie Stapleton did an admirable job reaching their financial goals before retirement. They have a minimal home mortgage and moderately low debt. Their three children…