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As w say goodbye (and good riddance!) to February, there were lots of questions about tax preparation, Required Minimum Distributions and whether or not to use target
The White House wants to change the way brokers provide advice on retirement accounts. President Obama endorsed a Department of Labor proposal, which would require bro
Retirement guru Ed Slott returns to the program to offer great advice during the hectic tax prep season: ABC or Always Be Contributing (to retirement!) While he favo
The 2014 tax filing season officially opened on January 20th and by now, you should have received all of the documents necessary to attack your taxes. For the technoph
Not everyone needs to pay top-dollar for financial advice. Some may be better off paying for a plan, which they execute themselves. Others may want to use services lik
Anthem, one of America’s largest health insurers, has confirmed a massive data breach. Hackers stole as many as 80 million records of customers, as well as of pa
Financial Tip of the Week
How can you know whether your financial pro has expertise in planning and more importantly, puts YOUR needs first? The best bet is to come right out and ask any potential or current advice-giver, “Are you a FIDUCIARY?” – that’s the standard that requires that you come first.
If the answer is no, you may want to find an advisor who is held to the fiduciary standard. Go to the FPA's tool, www.PlannerSearch.org.