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Financial Fitness Tips

Financial Fitness Tips

If you’re like me, your social-media feeds are jammed with headlines about getting “healthy and fit” in the new year. Of course, they’re referring to diet and exercise and common resolutions to drop pounds and work out more often. But it’s just as important to be concerned about your financial fitness—where you can also drop some baggage and ge...
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5 achievable New Year’s resolutions

5 achievable New Year’s resolutions

Save more. Lose weight. Start exercising. Sound like familiar New Year's resolutions? Ones you make every year that you might not have kept? Instead of biting off more than you can chew, how about resolving to take easy-to-achieve steps that have the potential to significantly improve your financial security and quality of life in retirement? I...
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Stay-at-Home Parents Need Life Insurance

Stay-at-Home Parents Need Life Insurance

You’re probably already aware that a parent with a job outside the house most likely needs life insurance to protect their loved ones in case something were to happen. But it’s not just breadwinners who need coverage—stay-at-home parents do, too. Here are nine reasons why. 1. To replace the value of their labor. Stay-at-home parents are caret...
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2019 Retirement Plan Limits Help You Save

2019 Retirement Plan Limits Help You Save

The IRS has announced the retirement plan limits for 2019. Here’s what you need to know.  Good news, some of the 2019 plan contribution limits have increased. Remember, you have until April 15, 2019 to make 2018 IRA contributions.
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It’s Long-Term Care Insurance Awareness Month

It’s Long-Term Care Insurance Awareness Month

It’s Long-Term Care Insurance Awareness Month — and for good reason. Many people don’t know exactly what this type of insurance is or what kind of benefits it provides. But don’t worry if you fall into the “I don’t know” category, because part of our mission is to educate consumers about what this type of insurance is and what it can do for you ...
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