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1 hr ago | Fox News

The Slacker's Guide to Saving for Retirement

Whether retirement is coming soon or feels far away, it's something you need to think about.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Business News

5 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Umbrella Liability Insurance

Question: I increased my umbrella insurance because an advisor told me that money in IRA's can be subject to lawsuits.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Texas

10 hrs ago | Kiplinger Online

When a Spouse Inherits an IRA

A spouse who inherits an IRA has a choice. The surviving spouse can move the account into an inherited IRA to keep the tax shelter.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

13 hrs ago | Daily Journal of Commerce

OP-ED: Make the most of late husbanda s solid IRA

Dear Mr. Berko: My 70-year-old husband recently passed away, and I am the beneficiary of a $623,000 individual retirement account , but I don't know anything about stocks.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Opinion

17 hrs ago | WLBT-TV Jackson

What is an IRA?

IRA stands for "Individual Retirement Account." Like a 401k, this tax-deferred savings plan was created by the IRS to help people save for retirement while investing their money.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, 401K, Pension

19 hrs ago | The Daily News

Understanding Job Change and Your 401

Ray's take : A recent CareerBuilder survey shows that one in five workers said they plan to change jobs this year or next.


Related Topix: CareerBuilder, Careerbuilder, Human Resources

23 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Did bull market happen without you? Here's why

Mitch Tuchman brings the low cost, scientific investment approach used by elite pensions and endowments to everyday retirement investors through two services.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Pension, MarketRiders

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Hispanic Business

Higher Real Estate Prices Creating Strong Returns for Self-Directed...

"Our clients have seen real estate prices steadily increase throughout the country driven by lack of inventory in the housing market and have been able to generate strong returns without paying tax, " stated to make real estate investments is that investments can be made by simply writing a check or executing wire without involving a custodian.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement


4 biggest mistakes of retirement savers

Cliff N. Goldstein is a member of the personal finance team at NerdWallet , an unbiased source of tools and information aimed at helping consumers make smarter financial decisions.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, NerdWallet, Asheville, NC

Financial 'I Do's' Before Your Wedding: Tips from a Certified Financial Planner and Newlywed

By Sarah Mouser, CFP and Financial Advisor In September of 2013 I married my long-time boyfriend.


Related Topix: Wedding, Personal Finance, Retirement

Quincy Journal

Mandatory IRA bill passes Illinois Senate

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Related Topix: Illinois, Personal Finance, Weather

Hispanic Business

To Roth or not to Roth your IRA? Atlantic Trust explains the benefits, considerations

Although the idea of a tax-free retirement account - otherwise known as a Roth individual retirement account - may sound appealing, especially ahead of the say there is more to consider.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement

The Montgomery Advertiser

Van Sievers: Map out your finances

Every time you drive your car, you probably have a destination in mind. After all, if you don't know where you're going, you'll probably waste a lot of time going nowhere in particular.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Avoid Taxes on IRA Rollovers

When IRA s were first introduced by Congress in 1974, employees soon learned that they were an ideal place to deposit their qualified-plan money after they left an employer, as they provide both portability and greater freedom of investment selection.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Tax

Monterey County Herald

Kenneth Petersen, Financial Planning: IRA distribution questions

Q: My dad died early this year and among his assets was an IRA that has about $60,000 in it.



Branstad Tax Return Shows Income Just Over $234,000

DES MOINES, Iowa - Despite a continuing loss on a bank investment, Gov. Terry Branstad and his wife reported an income of approaching a quarter million dollars in 2013.


Related Topix: Tax, Des Moines, IA, Terry Branstad, US Governors, Personal Finance

The Best Online Tools to Track Your Investments

I received an email recently from a frustrated investor. He had been investing in a Roth IRA for several years.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, 401K

World News Report

Third party's right to be beneficiary of IRA owned as community property

The Supreme Court of Arizona decided that a departed individual could designate more than 50 percent of an individual retirement account held as a community property asset to a third party.


Related Topix: Wedding

Rising Market: A Threat To Your Retirement

Despite a rocky start to the year, the stock market has had a pretty good run since its March 2009 bottom.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, New Berlin, IL, Financial Markets, Financial Services

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Erie Times News

Searching for IRA assistance

Dear Mr. Berko: I teach at a public school and made $39,000 last year. My wife is a waitress and makes about $25,000 a year.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Waterloo, IA