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3 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Saving for retirement could cost you $400k

A worker who saves 10% of her salary in a 401 every year for 40 years is pretty much a model citizen in the Republic of Personal Financial Responsibility.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Thu Apr 17, 2014

USA Today

Why $1M may not fill your retirement nest egg

So, you've been saving like a miser to prepare for retirement. In fact, you've pinched pennies and banked a cool $1 million.


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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, NerdWallet, Asheville, NC, IRA

CBS Local

Mizeur Calls For Legal Physician-Assisted Suicide, State-Run Retirement Savings Plan

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Del. Heather Mizeur wants to legalize physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients and implement a state-run retirement savings program to help workers who don't have retirement plans from their employers.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Health, Long Term Care

How To Catch Up On Your Retirement Savings

We are all looking forward to a time when we can relax and enjoy ourselves without worrying about such trivial things as getting up early or finishing a report.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, 401K

Albany Times Union

This Brilliant Pyramid Outlines The 6 Steps To Financial Success

It's the ranking of primary human needs for psychological well-being as described by American psychologist Abraham Harold Maslow, and is usually illustrated not unlike the old-school food pyramid: The financial blogger known only as Mister Squirrel recently shared his own version of Maslow's hierarchy: the path to financial success.


Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Personal Finance

Wed Apr 16, 2014

WYFF-TV Greenville

Winthrop Poll: SC on Graham, Obama, retirement money and aging

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Representative Tim Scott, US House of Representatives, Personal Finance, South Carolina, Nikki Haley, US Governors, South Carolina Government

The New Zealand Herald

KiwiSaver tax rates need fixing - savings lobby

New Zealand's tax system heavily penalises KiwiSaver while offering massive tax breaks to property investors and needs to change, says savings lobbyist the Financial Services Council.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Personal Finance

Detroit News

Michigan will give Detroit retirement funds $350M up front if retirees approve deal

The state will give Detroit's retirement funds a $350 million lump-sum payment if retirees approve a grand bargain to soften pension cuts and shield the Detroit Institute of Arts from creditors, The News has learned.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Michigan, Michigan Government, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Baltimore News

Mizeur promoting state-run retirement savings plan

Del. Heather Mizeur, who is running for Maryland governor, has proposed a state-run retirement savings program to help workers who don't have retirement plans from their employers.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Health, Long Term Care

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

IA Gov. Branstad Will Release 2013 Tax Returns

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is releasing his tax returns, something he's done every year he's served as governor to promote transparency.


Related Topix: Terry Branstad, US Governors, Iowa Government, Iowa, Personal Finance

KXLY-TV Spokane

Detroit reaches deal limiting pension cuts

Detroit's emergency manager and two major pension funds for 23,000 retirees hammered out tentative deals on Tuesday, marking a major step forward in the city's efforts to exit bankruptcy.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Daily Mail

James Coney: Insurers launch a personal attack on pensions reforms...

'Everyone will be offered free, impartial face-to-face advice.' Those were the words of the Chancellor in this year's Budget as he unveiled reforms on how we can take our pensions.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Marketing

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Fort Worth police group calls for city policy to account for "the human factor"

Donations continue to pour in for a Fort Worth police officer with terminal cancer who plans to "purchase time" from the city so she can retire early with full health benefits.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

CBC News

Teachers face higher retirement age under new pension deal

Teachers in New Brunswick will have to retire later and teachers who are already retired may not always get cost-of-living increases under a new pension deal with the provincial government.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance

Go Local

Rhode Island Pension Reform Showdown

With a September trial date for Rhode Island's pension reform lawsuit looming just months away following failed mediation efforts, GoLocal talked with leaders in the state for their views on what now is the best case -- or worst case -- scenario.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lincoln Chafee, US Governors, Cranston, RI


DeWaay settles with Labor Department over retirement plan recommendations

Famed financial adviser Donald Gene DeWaay Jr. has reached a settlement with the Labor Department to pay $341,487 to 68 retirement plans following federal investigations into some of his firm's sales.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Alabama Live

DeBriere overhaul almost complete, and a Mobile retirement community earns elite...

MOBILE, Alabama - If you notice more than construction crews and other local craftsmen milling about 56 St. Emanuel St. downtown, it's just the new tenants getting settled in after months of extensive renovations to the historic DeBriere building.


Related Topix: Mobile, AL, Personal Finance

Myrtle Beach Online

Getting Started: What's the 1st step toward planning for retirement?

QUESTION: I am 27 and have a bit of money saved that I haven't touched for years.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, IRA, Financial Markets, Business News

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Inside Money: New rules spell death for super

Even in the pre-KiwiSaver era, New Zealand's workplace superannuation was moribund but, as one industry consult put it, the latest Financial Market Conduct Act regulations, are "the final nail in its coffin".


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Opinion