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4 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

Oklahoma retirement system investments experience major gains

The financial performance of Teachers' Retirement System of Oklahoma's investments was among the top 1 percent in the country last fiscal year, according to a report scheduled to be presented Wednesday to the Oklahoma State Pension Commission.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Pension

Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Tue Aug 19, 2014

MarketWatch

Don't worry about Social Security

Andy Landis, founder of Thinking Retirement, is an author, speaker, and consultant specializing in Social Security, Medicare, and life planning for retirement.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Social Security

Real Estate Investing for Real

Why Your 401k Is A Retirement Income Loser

A savvy commenter and a couple buddies made known to me that last week's post at a sentence or two they didn't quite grasp.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, 401K, IRA

PC World

Steve Ballmer steps down from Microsoft's board

About six months after retiring as CEO of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer has relinquished his seat on the company's board of directors effective immediately, citing a busy schedule and confidence in the company's current and future financial performance.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Personal Finance

News Observer

Committee approves higher pension calculations

The committee of the California Public Employees' Retirement System board voted 6-2 in favor of adding nearly 100 types of supplemental pay that can be used for calculating pension benefits for public employees hired after Jan. 1, 2013.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Jerry Brown, US Governors

KING-TV Seattle

Simple ways to boost your savings

There are some simple steps you can take to boost your savings, and the first one is creating a smart budget, financial experts say.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Tax, Social Security, Home, Mortgage, Long Term Care, Health

WHO-TV Des Moines

Workers Spend More Time Planning Vacation Than Retirement

Without a doubt, figuring out how to invest the money in your nest egg can be daunting.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Charles Schwab, Investment Services

MarketWatch

Think cash flow, not portfolio, for retirement

Amit Chopra is a Certified Financial Planner professional who has been working with clients at Gary Goldberg Financial Services since 2006.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Estate Planning, Mutual Funds

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Governor, cities criticize pension board proposals

A committee of the California Public Employees' Retirement System is scheduled to vote Tuesday on the type of pay that can be used toward calculating pensions for workers hired after Jan. 1, 2013.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Jerry Brown, US Governors, California Public Employees Retirement System, Financial Services, Investment Services, Long Beach, CA

Gilmer Mirror

Cardinal Rules of Retirement Planning

An onslaught of retiring baby boomers; the uncertain duration of Social Security funding; difficulty with workplace retirement accounts like 401 s - even if these factors were stronger than they are now, you'd still have a heavy burden in managing your finances during retirement, says financial planner Carl Edwards.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Social Security

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Why Do 36 Percent of Americans Have No Retirement Savings?

In fact, 14% of people ages 65 and older have no retirement savings; 26% of those 50 to 64; 33%, 30 to 49; and 69%,18 to 29, according to the survey of 1,003 adults, conducted for Bankrate.com, a personal finance website.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Social Security

The Arizona Republic

Money Makeover: Is retirement goal feasible?

Money Makeover: Is retirement goal feasible? Peggy Indrelunas has a good job and steers clear of debt.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Home, Mortgage, Social Security, Pension

Seeking Alpha

An Unconventional Risk-Management Tool

Fear and greed make most investors awful market-timers. It's easy to get excited about an investment after a period of good performance when valuations become stretched, only to turn around and dump it after the pain of a market downturn becomes too much to bear.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets

MarketWatch

5 ways to reduce financial stress in retirement

Adam Wolf CPA/PFS, CFPA is the President of Wolf Retirement Navigation in Jacksonville FL, where he advises clients who are financially preparing for, transitioning into and looking to enjoy their retirement.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

Sun Aug 17, 2014

USA Today

A third of people have nothing saved for retirement

A third of people have nothing saved for retirement The new survey shows that 14% of folks 65 and older have nothing saved for their golden years.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

The Motley Fool

3 Retirement Plans for the Self-Employed

If you're self-employed, saving for retirement can be more of a challenge. You don't have certain luxuries some employees take for granted, like a 401 plan with employer matching or pension plans.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, IRA, Pension, Mutual Funds

Myrtle Beach Online

Mexican billionaire offers advice for Latinos

During a speech at the annual conference of the Catholic Association of Latino Leaders, Slim spoke for more than an hour on how to better the plight of Latino workers and Latino-owned businesses.

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Related Topix: Carlos Slim Helu, Personal Finance, Business News

The Motley Fool

What Does "Retirement" Really Mean?

"retirement" refers to life after we stop working altogether. But this isn't the only definition of "retirement" -- and it may not be the version that would make you the happiest.

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Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

Des O'Connor songs help raise money for Chard charity The Lord's Larder

A CHARITY in Chard has been given a much-needed cash injection from a group of residents with a less conventional means of raising money - by listening to songs by Des O'Connor.

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Related Topix: Life, Charity , Personal Finance

The Motley Fool

This Roth IRA Fear Terrifies Retirement Savers

When Roth IRAs first became available to Americans in 1997, they marked a brand-new investing opportunity for retirement savers.

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Related Topix: IRA, Personal Finance

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