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About Nancy Anderson

CFP®, AFC

Nancy Anderson is the director of Financial Finesse's Think Tank. She provides research and commentary to Financial Finesse clients as well as to human resources and financial media.

She writes about financial issues and behavioral finance and can also be heard on Your Money Minute, a monthly personal finance podcast also produced by Financial Finesse.

Nancy has over 25 years of experience in the field of financial planning, and earned her CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation in 1990.

Favorite Blogs: Seth Godin's Blog, Your Other 8 Hours.

Fun Fact:You want Nancy riding shotgun when you are driving in a new city, she's a darn good navigator!

Favorite Quote: "Carpe Diem" ~Unknown author

7 Retirement Planning Blog Posts That Can Help You Retire on Time

Tweet Almost three years ago, we launched this financial wellness blog and I was pleased to be one of the financial planners chosen to share bits of wisdom and personal finance tips with you. Since then, I’ve written on everything … Continue reading

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The Secret to Creating Wealth From Your Paycheck

Tweet Robots have replaced many jobs that people used to do.  Luckily, they haven’t replaced all of them but there is something to be said for programming a robot to do a job.  They just do what they are told. … Continue reading

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Money Tight? Make it Work Harder For You

Tweet Last year, employees got a break, a 2% bump in their take home pay, thanks to the payroll tax holiday enacted by President Obama to try to boost the economy in 2011- 2012.  The employees’ share of Social Security … Continue reading

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How To Have Too Much Cash

Live below your means and hold on to lump sums of cash “for dear life.” Continue reading

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How to Avoid an IRS Audit

Take these steps to minimize the chances of being audited by the IRS. Continue reading

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If You Aren’t Ready to Prepare Your Taxes, File an Extension

If you can’t file your taxes by April 15th, you can file for an automatic extension. Continue reading

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A Valentine’s Day Investment

The right kind of gift to your loved one on Valentine’s Day can go a long way. Continue reading

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Financial Records – What To Keep And What To Shred

Keep records you might need in an IRS audit and shred the rest. Continue reading

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Three Common Retirement Questions You Need To Ask

If you want to be able to retire, get your ducks in a row. Continue reading

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If I Could Turn Back Time – Financial Advice I Would Give Myself When I Was a New Mom

Pass this advice on to the young parents in your life. Continue reading

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