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Retire Before 65: It May Pay To Wait

Consider waiting until you qualify for Medicare at age 65 before you retire. Continue reading

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What Another Obama Term Could Mean For Your Wallet

Tweet With the party conventions now over and the presidential election cycle in full swing, you may be wondering what the candidates’ plans might mean for you personally. Last week, we looked at how a Mitt Romney presidency could affect … Continue reading

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What Could a Romney Presidency Mean For Your Wallet?

Tweet Now that Mitt Romney is officially the Republican nominee, polls are showing a tight race between him and President Obama. Given the state of the economy and Obama’s relatively low approval ratings, Romney has a fairly decent chance of … Continue reading

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Are You Ready for “The Future of Retirement?”

Tweet In her blog post last week, Linda Robertson wrote about her experience at this year’s ISCEBS Employee Benefits Symposium and in particular, a presentation by former U.S. Comptroller General David Walker about “The Future of Retirement.” Walker spoke about … Continue reading

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The Safety Net of a Group LTC Plan

Tweet Last week, Prudential, the 2nd largest life insurance company in the U.S., announced they were getting out of the individual long term care insurance market.  Prudential isn’t the first to exit the marketplace since both Guardian Life Insurance and … Continue reading

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Things to Consider if You Were Offered an Early Retirement Incentive Package

Part 1

Tweet Over the last month, most of my working hours have been spent talking to people about the reality of deciding, in a short time window, if they are going to retire in the next several months.  Why?  These people … Continue reading

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