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3 Things You Seriously Need to Know About Roth IRAs | Personal-finance

(Stefon Walters) Utilizing all the different retirement accounts available to you is one way to give yourself the best chance of being financially comfortable and living the life you envision in retirement. Most people are familiar with 401 (k) s because they are offered as benefits by so many employers, but IRAs are also a …

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3 Social Security Myths You Mustn’t Believe | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Maurie Backman) Social Security is something that should be on your radar whether you’re close to retirement age or not. But there’s a lot of misinformation circulating about Social Security, and buying into it could lead you astray. Here are a few common myths shouldn’t believe. 1. Your filing age really doesn’t matter When it …

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3 Social Security Myths You Mustn’t Believe | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Maurie Backman) Social Security is something that should be on your radar whether you’re close to retirement age or not. But there’s a lot of misinformation circulating about Social Security, and buying into it could lead you astray. Here are a few common myths shouldn’t believe. 1. Your filing age really doesn’t matter When it …

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How to Stay Invested in a Rough Market | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Chuck Saletta) Thanks in part to high inflation and the risk of stagflation, it has been tough to invest in stocks so far this year. Still, most tough markets bring with them the seeds for the next recovery, and chances are that this one will, too. The challenge, though, is that by the time investors …

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How to Stay Invested in a Rough Market | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Chuck Saletta) Thanks in part to high inflation and the risk of stagflation, it has been tough to invest in stocks so far this year. Still, most tough markets bring with them the seeds for the next recovery, and chances are that this one will, too. The challenge, though, is that by the time investors …

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How to Stay Invested in a Rough Market | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Chuck Saletta) Thanks in part to high inflation and the risk of stagflation, it has been tough to invest in stocks so far this year. Still, most tough markets bring with them the seeds for the next recovery, and chances are that this one will, too. The challenge, though, is that by the time investors …

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Invest Smarter, Not Harder With These 3 Methods | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Stefon Walters) Investing doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, it shouldn’t be hard – it should be rewarding. Luckily, there are things you can do to become a smarter investor that don’t require you to work harder. Here are three methods you can use to invest smarter, not harder. Image source: Getty Images. 1. …

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This Simple Investing Strategy Is Worth Its Weight in Gold | Personal Finance

(Kailey Hagen) There are a lot of myths about investing, but one of the most dangerous is that it has to be complicated. It can sometimes seem that way, especially if you’re trying to choose your own stocks. But you don’t need to be a finance expert to invest successfully. In fact, there’s one simple …

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3 Social Security Myths You Mustn’t Believe | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Maurie Backman) Social Security is something that should be on your radar whether you’re close to retirement age or not. But there’s a lot of misinformation circulating about Social Security, and buying into it could lead you astray. Here are a few common myths shouldn’t believe. 1. Your filing age really doesn’t matter When it …

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This Assumption Could Destroy Your Retirement Plans | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Maurie Backman) One of the trickiest things about planning for retirement is that it’s hard to estimate your living costs years in advance. Imagine you’re in your 30s and are trying to get a handle on what retirement might cost you. At this point, you might be 35 to 40 years away from that milestone. …

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