Fifty-seven percent of American workers have saved less than $25,000 for retirement, and 28% have saved less than $1,000. 1
Will you outlive your retirement income? Are your financial expectations for the coming year realistic?
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HOT TOPIC: New Chair, Same Fed?
New Fed chair Janet Yellen, forward guidance for future action, and how investors and the economy could be affected.
Weighing Price and Earnings
Some factors that may affect P/E ratios and what they might reveal about individual stocks and broader market trends.
Reading into the Federal Reserve’s Beige Book
A look at how the FOMC compiles the Beige Book and some of the useful information that can be found in it.
Should You Open the Door to Closed-End Funds
A description of closed-end funds and why income-oriented investors may want to consider them for their portfolios.
Enforcement Programs Aimed at Small Businesses
While small biz strive to comply with the federal tax code, certain practices could attract attention from the IRS.
When Your Child Should File a Tax Return
IRS rules regarding who must file are based on the amount and source of income rather than age
HOT TOPIC: The Japanese Economy
In 2013, Japan’s economy and stock market showed promising signs of progress after 15 years of deflation.
Overcoming Retirement Challenges
Four common obstacles to saving for retirement with suggestions on how to get back on track.
Looking Back, Looking Forward
Various indicators (leading, coincident, and lagging) may be helpful to better understand economic trends.
Time for a Trust
Common types of trusts, the issues they might address, and the benefits they may provide.
TIPS for Inflation Protection
Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities could help provide a hedge against future inflation.
Overcoming Cloud Confusion
Cloud-based services available to businesses and some of the pros and cons.