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Retirement Planning Tips for Veterans this Veterans Day

The ebb and flow of the U.S. economy has made retirement saving without a plan difficult. And for veterans specifically, transitioning from your life in the military, indeed makes the transition even harder. Retirement means sufficient savings and in today’s difficult economy this requires plenty of planning done in advance. It’s an unfortunate fact when …

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Safeguarding Your Retirement Savings from Cyber Attacks

Hackers have come up with more and more ways to hack into retirement savings accounts. They are increasingly targeting individual 401(k) accounts by impersonating the account owners so they can steal thousands of hundreds of dollars. Here’s how to help protect your hard-earned savings. The popular 401(k) and similar workplace retirement plans hold almost $9 trillion …

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3 Estate Planning Mistakes to Try and Avoid if you Live in Iowa

From health care, quality of life, education to fiscal stability, opportunity, and economy: Iowa has consistently been ranked one of the best states to live in America. But when it comes to Estate planning, many Iowans are falling behind. Here’s why you need to start thinking about what you’d like to do to protect your …

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How Dividends Can Boost Long-Term Investment Returns

Buying the stocks of companies that pay steady dividends is one of the best ways to invest. Dividends offer consistent modest returns that are paid while you hold your shares.  Dividends typically tend to be more popular with retirees who are looking for regular income. Although dividends are usually appropriate for almost any investor at …

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