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It’s Not Easy to Accumulate $1 Million in an IRA
Saving $1 million for retirement requires both discipline and an aggressive investment strategy, says the Government Accountability Office.
New Rules for Rolling Over Aftertax 401(k) Contributions
The Internal Revenue Service issued new proposed rules governing the distribution of aftertax contributions from employer retirement plans.
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These 10 mistakes can derail well-intentioned estate plans and result in unintended consequences for your estate and your heirs.
Mutual funds with market-beating performance tend to be highly active, hold relatively fewer stocks and are of smaller size.
Millennial investors can beat the market by creating portfolios that are different than the markets using five criteria.
The 25 best-ranking stocks as identified by Patrick O’Shaughnessy’s strategy.
The AAII Investor Sentiment Survey measures members who are bullish, bearish, and neutral for the next six months.
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Retirement Planning: Misconceptions About Life in Retirement
"Some people spend more time planning a two-week vacation than they do retirement planning."
Retirement is a passage from one lifestyle to another. One way to think of the term "retire" is by placing a hyphen between the 'e' and the 't' and creating a new term—re-tire: To put on new treads.
Those who take the voyage seriously and do the right kind of retirement planning usually have a smoother trip and more fun.
Discussions with seasoned retirees indicate that there are many myths and misconceptions about retirement. Often you will hear these myths stated as fact. Here are some of the most common ones.Read More »