When planning for retirement, we all understand the need to budget for healthcare costs. But how do you do it when you don’t have a way of predicting what will happen in 3, 6, or 9 months? For most pre-retirees and retirees, the answer is Medicare.But while traditional Medicare—Part A for hospitals, and Part B for

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average Baby Boomer will have held 12 jobs between the ages of 18 and 52. Over the next several years, millions of Americans will change jobs or retire. Many have company-sponsored retirement accounts like 401(k)s and 403(b)s. If you’re changing jobs or getting ready to retire, now is

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In most things, age is nothing but a number—but when it comes to financial planning, age matters a lot. Retirement planning is a complex topic, and it is doubly so when you and your spouse have a large age gap. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, about 9 percent of all married couples have an age

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With just over 2 million federal employees, the U.S. Government is one of the largest employers in the world. As a federal employee, you’ve likely worked in different capacities. As you’re nearing retirement, you might find yourself leading America’s workforce as a member of the Senior Executive Service (SES), or serving in other leadership roles

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Do you own a small business or earn income as a self-employed individual? Are you looking to make higher annual contributions to a retirement account? Are you looking for additional tax deductions? If you’ve answered “yes” to one or more of these questions, a small business retirement account might be a good fit for you. As a small business

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