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January 20, 2020

The SECURE Act

Long-established retirement account rules change. (Originally published on ASFinancialServices.com.) The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act is now law. With it, comes some of the biggest changes to retirement savings law in…

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December 31, 2019

Fail-Proof Your New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s resolutions get a bad rap — and for good reason. They are wildly unsuccessful. Millions of people have well-intentioned aspirations for the new year, but only about one in 10 actually accomplish their…

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September 09, 2019

Smart Tactics to Manage Student Debt

According to the Federal Reserve, U.S. student loan debt is now $1.5 trillion with more than 44 million borrowers. Only mortgage debt currently has bigger numbers among types of consumer debt. Even worse, more than…

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August 15, 2019

Are Pay Day Loans Ever a Good Idea?

Your daredevil kid breaks an arm, the car overheats and the house roof starts leaking. You need cash right away. Should you consider a payday loan? Payday Loan Basics Payday loans (sometimes called cash advance…

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