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8/7/14  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Did vacation blow your budget to bits?

If you spent more than you planned on your vacation this summer – or even if you just eat out more now because of your hectic schedule of work and little league games – now is the time to sit down and reassess your budget. It’s not too late to get back on track financially!

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7/25/14  Savings & Retirement
Enjoy the benefits of an IRA

Have you forgotten your IRA? If you don’t have one, should it be part of your overall investment plan? Learn some compelling reasons why this vehicle can help you plan for your future.

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7/17/14  Savings & Retirement
Are you prepared to retire?

Retirement used to conjure up images of lazy days spent in a rocking chair, but today’s retirement is very different. Getting ready to retire means building your nest egg and having a financial plan that will enable you to enjoy the type of retirement that you want. Learn some key aspects of preparing today for the retirement of tomorrow. 

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7/1/14  Savings & Retirement
Three keys to more successful investing

Learn investment tips to maximize your gains and minimize your losses.

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6/12/14  Savings & Retirement
How Language May Affect the Amount of Money You Save

A behavioral economics theory proposes that Americans' lack of savings may be influenced by the strong future-time references in the English language. Speakers of languages like English, with strong future tenses, tend to save less than citizens in countries that use languages with weak future-time references.

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5/13/14  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
3 Reasons Why You Should Resist the Urge to Spend Your Tax Refund

Don't waste your refund from Uncle Sam! If you are about to blow your refund on something frivolous, read this article first and learn why you shouldn't waste this windfall. 

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