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Is This the Secret to an Early Retirement?

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Early retirement is still possible, but workers have a hard time believing that's the case. View post

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Would You Rather Have $1 Million or $5,000 Monthly

Friday, April 21, 2017

These days, investors can track at any moment how the market’s daily ups and downs are affecting their wealth. View post

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This Tirade From United Airlines May Have Sunk Its Stock

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

For the past two years, airline executives have done their share of groveling before analysts, vowing to be more humble in their ambitions to control the skies so as not to deluge the market with additional service when demand isn't there. View post

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How Much Do Americans Owe in Credit Card Debt?

Monday, April 17, 2017

Americans owe a whopping $1 trillion in credit card debt thanks to rising interest rates, according to data from the Federal Reserve. Federal Reserve data released April 7 shows that U.S. consumers owe $1.0004 trillion on credit cards, up 6.2 percent from a year ago and 0.3 percent from January, according to Dow Jones newswires. View post

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Mark Cuban’s No. 1 money-saving tip for kids

Monday, April 3, 2017

Mark Cuban is worth more than $3 billion today, but the tech investor and owner of the Dallas Mavericks wasn't born into money. He grew up in a working class family in Pittsburgh. His father installed upholstery in cars and his mother worked odd jobs. View post

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Retirement Saving Tips for 65-Year-Olds and Over

Thursday, March 30, 2017

The common age for retirement used to be 65, but times have changed. Even the Social Security Administration (SSA) has increased the age at which full retirement benefits are available. With the shift from defined-benefit plans to defined-contribution plans – and many savings programs not producing projected returns – individuals may need to postpone the date they start to receive Social Security and ...

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