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Archive | March 3, 2013

The Sequestration and Entitlement Reform?

Will the sequestration bring about entitlement reform?  Obama reached out to lawmakers over the weekend regarding exploring options to end the automatic budget cuts that were put in place on Friday as no deal was reached.  As the argument in DC has intensified and agreement seems out of reach, the President is now proposing to  Full Article…

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Retirement Calculator

Most pre retirees have high hopes for retirement. Almost two-thirds of Americans believe retirement to be many days of traveling, enjoying their favorite hobbies and living the rest of their days with their families. Facts say that most retirees will fall short of the income needed to enjoy this comfy lifestyle in retirement.   Actually  Full Article…

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Indexed Annuities

An indexed annuity is a great retirement tool for someone looking to protect their downside, but participate partially in any market upside.  An indexed annuity is an annuity which is linked to one of the market indexes.   The pros to an indexed annuity are that you may participate partially in market upside.  This is  Full Article…

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Is Your Advisor’s Retirement Calculator Accurate?

Search online for “Retirement Planning Software” or “Retirement Calculator” and you will find thousands of results.  Almost every advisor uses planning tools of some kind to assist them in developing your retirement planning strategy.  Every financial and insurance company offers much of the same programs on their sites.  These tools are vital to calculating some  Full Article…

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