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What you need to know about inheriting an IRA: Tracy Burke

When I meet with financial planning clients, I've noticed that many people are confused about what happens when an Individual Retirement Account …

5 Investing Fees Beginners Forget About

<i>By Holly Hammersmith, Contributor</i><p>Are you new to the workforce? Or might be you have you just (finally!) started earning a good amount of income and you can finally afford to invest your money?<p>As a new investor, you are probably keen on making money when allocating your funds in an investment …

Would you let a robot manage your money?

Sheryl Garrett spent years building her own business — giving people financial advice and charging by the hour. And then she set out to establish the Garrett Planning Network of financial planners, essentially a mutual help group of more than 300 men and women in the same business. It has …

A lot of us are making the same retirement mistakes

The problem is tied to our spending habits and how little we're thinking about retirement, especially for those of us in debt. If you're still paying off student loans, retirement isn't exactly a priority.<p>But according to Dan Houston, president and COO of Principal Financial Group, that mindset …

Retirement

8 Steps That Could Save Employers $500 Billion And Boost Education

Despite the fact that health benefits are typically the second biggest expense (after wages) for most employers, far too many CEOs and CFOs have failed in their fiduciary responsibility to manage such a large cost item effectively. This passivity and reliance on so-called “experts” to advise their …

10 Social Security Secrets That May Get You More Money

There are more than 2,700 rules in Social Security’s handbook. It’s enough to make you want to give up on ever figuring out the best choices to make …

HOW THIS IS MONEY CAN HELP

The best age to get financial advice about retirement is when you're 25 - but people tend to leave it 10 years too late, suggests new research.<p>The …

Retirement

Helping your parents manage their money

Rama Mehta is clear about what she wants—in life and from money. “I like to spend on myself. I don’t want to save. I have never been a saver,” said …

Is Early Retirement A Terrible Idea?

A while back, Forbes had an interview with Jeremy and Winnie from Go Curry Cracker. They lived a modest lifestyle and invested most of their income …

Retirement

6 Telltale Signs You're in Great Financial Health

You have six months of take-home pay socked away in an emergency fund, you pride yourself on your 720 credit score, and you contribute enough to your …

Employer Resource Center

Voluntary benefits – a simple guide<p>Here’s all you need to know about a voluntary benefits plan and what it can do for your employees — and your …

Keep It Real and Other Proven Ways to Market to Millennials

Members of the millennial generation are expected to spend $10 trillion over their collected lifetime. This is a generation even bigger than the baby …

Marketing

Putting Your Business on Instagram? Here's What You Need to Know.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Success Secrets of the Online Marketing Superstars<i>, Mitch Myerson introduces you to 22 innovators who have redefined the developing landscape of online marketing. Learn how to master proven strategies, avoid costly mistakes</i> …

Social Media

Nearly 3 Out of 5 American Workers Have This Much Saved for Retirement

A frightening new survey from the Employee Benefit Research Institute indicates that nearly three out of five American workers could be in serious …

How the Affordable Care Act is Creating a Healthcare Job Boom

The Affordable Care Act, (ACA), is a health care reform bill that Congress passed into law on June 25, 2010. The major provisions of the law …

The Average Savings Account Is Paying About 0.09% in Interest. Here's How to Do Better.

You can get rates that are 10 times better than average if you want them.<p>You're being financially responsible. You're socking long-term money away in …

Personal Finance

Personal finance Q&A: Can an ex get Social Security spousal benefits?

<b>Dear Liz:</b> Can my 63-year-old ex-husband, who was a slacker who never worked, collect on my Social Security? I am 59 and happily remarried. He hasn't remarried. We were married for 25 years before I left him.<p><b>Answer:</b> Since you were married for more than 10 years, your former husband can apply for …

How Medical Wearables Can Transform Healthcare

As attention shines down on fitness trackers and smartwatches, one of the biggest opportunities for wearable devices remains shadowed in the corner – …

Digital Health

Next big Obamacare battle: 'Cadillac tax'

Experts say a majority of employers could eventually face the tax on health care benefits.<p>A mix of business groups and labor unions are pushing to tee up the next big Obamacare fight: killing its so-called Cadillac tax.<p>It is, they say, the type of Obamacare “fix” that Republicans and Democrats can …

Owned, Earned Paid Media and Social Media Marketing

Do you know how Owned, Earned & Paid Media impact your social media marketing?<p>To be a successful social media marketer you need to understand the …

Public Relations

Insight: The Complete Guide To Mobile Strategy

Mobile Revolution has arrived! Are You Ready? This Guide will help you to construct an appropriate Mobile Strategy in order to cope with the Mobile …

Things You Didn't Know About Content Curation | Million Dollar Blog

Digital marketing activities have become more pervasive, the importance of search engine optimization continues to increase and companies invest in …

Nielsen Studies Impact of Facebook Video Ads Beyond View Counts

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Can't Pay Your Taxes? Here's What to Do

No one likes unexpected bills — especially <i>big</i> unexpected bills. This time of year, one of these nasty shocks can come in the form of owed income …

Personal Finance

How To Turn Your Retirement Savings Into Retirement Income

One of the most common questions we get from people about to retire is how to turn their retirement savings into retirement income. After all, for most of our life, retirement planning is about accumulating a nest egg. What to do with that nest egg when we actually retire is a whole different ball …