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Filed under: Personal Finance, Budgeting, Retirement Living, Debt Assistance Getty Images By Nicholas Pell NEW YORK -- As you close in on your retirement, consumer debt can really cramp your style. "You're going to have a lot less stress and a lot more...
From: Daily Finance | By: TheStreet.com | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) --  The younger the savers, the more likely they are to embrace target date funds, said Elaine Sarsynski, executive vice president and head of retirement services at MassMutual.   According to Sarsynski, asset allocation strategies...
From: TheStreet | By: Gregg Greenberg | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The recent lack of movement in Treasury yields has caused municipal bond fund prices to stagnate. A growing economy should lift the muni market in the second half of 2015, said Lyle Fitterer, portfolio manager for the Wells...
From: TheStreet | By: Gregg Greenberg | Monday, July 27, 2015
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Filed under: Retirement, Personal Finance, Alternative Investment, Mutual Funds, How to Save Money Getty Images If you're finding it difficult to save for retirement, you aren't alone. It seems most Americans understand the importance of saving money...
From: Daily Finance | By: John Schmoll | Monday, July 27, 2015
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The FT's Ed Luce takes a look at the "quarterly capitalism" or "short-termism" issue, concluding that it has merit as well as political legs. He points out that "US investment is at its lowest since 1947" but last year "S&P 500 companies spent more...
From: The American | By: James Pethokoukis | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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Filed under: Personal Finance, Alternative Investment, Mutual Funds, World Markets, Investing Getty Images Investors looking to add some global sizzle to their portfolios without having to pack a passport often turn to mutual funds to gain international...
From: Daily Finance | By: Rick Aristotle Munarriz | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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Federal employees and retirees could invest in outside mutual funds and would have more options in how they take out their retirement savings under plans approved Monday....
From: Washington Post | Monday, July 27, 2015
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AP Photo/Jon Elswick The cover page for the summary of the 2015 Status of the Social Security and Medicare Programs released by the Social Security and Medicare Board of Trustees is photographed Thursday, July 23, 2015, in Frederick, Maryland.   This...
From: The American Prospect | By: Robert Kuttner | Monday, July 27, 2015
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IT’S AMAZING THAT HILLARY, WITH HER EXTENSIVE PRIVATE-SECTOR EXPERIENCE, DOESN’T GET THIS: What Clinton’s Capital Gains Plan Won’t Do: On the margin, it’s probably going to affect investment if you raise capital gains taxes by a lot — and...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Monday, July 27, 2015
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Filed under: Retirement, Student Loans, Personal FinanceBy Greg Ostrowski It's no secret that millennials have had a tough time getting started with careers, families and saving for retirement. Everything from the Great Recession, to the rising cost...
From: Daily Finance | By: U.S. News | Monday, July 27, 2015
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Filed under: Mutual Funds, Retirement Plans, 401K, IRA, Tax Deductions Getty ImagesWhich account will come out on top? By Maryalene LaPonsie Anything from certificates of deposit to money market accounts to an envelope under the mattress can be used...
From: Daily Finance | By: U.S. News | Monday, July 27, 2015
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This is the season when we hear calls to cut Social Security. That's because of the annual trustees report on the system's financial condition. Last week, the trustees reported that Social Security can pay all of its projected obligations through about...
From: That's Fit | By: Robert Kuttner | Monday, July 27, 2015
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The battle over active versus passive management is overdone. The real fight for investors is to achieve their goals, said Tom Hoops, executive vice president at Legg Mason....
From: TheStreet | By: Gregg Greenberg | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Filed under: Personal Finance, Mutual Funds, Retirement Plans, 401K Getty Images By Tom Anderson Americans are saving more, just not in their employer-sponsored retirement plans, according to a new analysis by retirement market researcher Hearts &...
From: Daily Finance | By: CNBC | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Is this some kind of a joke? Could be. Though Fidelity is not especially known for its sense of humor. So, what are we to make of this excerpt from Fidelity's Freedom 2040 Fund Statement of Additional Information? What could it possibly...
From: TheStreet | By: Robert Monks and Justin Jaffe | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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