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29 min ago | Reuters
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Friday created a panel to recommend reforms to the state's pension and health benefits for retired public employees.
3 hrs ago | National Public Radio
Hedge funds are often secretive investment firms led by supposedly super-smart fund managers.
5 hrs ago | Government Executive
The federal employee retirement savings plan ended July on a down note, with all but one of its funds in the red for the month.
6 hrs ago | US News & World Report
Retirement planning takes discipline and hard work. Even the best-laid plans can fall by the wayside, and even the most dedicated retirement savers make a few mistakes.
11 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
An employee works on a Cadillac model at the General Motors Oshawa assembly plant in this file photo.
14 hrs ago | Marietta Times
After gathering feedback from employees through an online forum in July, Marietta College announced to staff that the school will be slashing retirement contributions by 50 percent, from 8 percent to 4 percent, for the upcoming school year.
What are you trying to accomplish as an investor, really? It could be the most important question you will ever ask yourself, at least it terms of your money.
Hopefully you've already started planning and saving for your retirement , no matter what your current age.
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Geeta Chandran checks on the flowers in her garden at ShantiNiketan, a retirement community for people from India, in Tavares, Fla.
St. Tammany Parish District Attorney Walter Reed used public money to pay for a supplemental retirement plan for himself and a few of his selected employees that netted Reed $37,586 in retirement contributions in 2011 alone, according to records provided to NOLA.com Under the special plan, which lasted from 2006 to 2012, the district attorney's ... (more)
It's not enough to just put money away for retirement, Rob Carrick writes. You also have to find out what kind of income your current savings regimen will buy when you retire.
A pension through your work can represent a substantial part of your retirement income, particularly if it is a defined benefit pension plan.
"Ashley Swearengin and I have worked together as part of the Big Ten Mayors, a bipartisan group organized to focus on statewide issues impacting our residents and taxpayers," Reed said in a statement.
Rob Arnott, the chairman of Research Affiliates, recently published research suggesting that retirement investors should boost their stock allocation and decrease their bond allocation as they age.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 05:18 pm
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