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Women Have Greater Retirement Challenges Than Men?

If so, how can they plan to meet those challenges? Provided by Artie Bernaducci  A new study has raised eyebrows about the retirement prospects of women. It comes from the National Institute on Retirement Security, a non-profit, non-partisan research organization based in Washington, D.C. Studying 2012 U.S. Census data, NRIS found that women aged 65 and older had 26% less income than their male peers. Looking at Vanguard’s 2014 fact set on its retirement plans, [...]

July 21st, 2016|All, Financial, Summer 2016|0 Comments

The Affordable Care Act and taxes: What you need to know

The Affordable Care Act and taxes: What you need to know While the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is no longer new, each year brings changes to the health care law. As you undoubtedly know, the ACA is inextricably linked to taxes so keeping up with annual changes is important. Given tax season is now well underway, here's what you need to know when preparing your income tax return this season. ACA paperwork: things to know [...]

February 18th, 2016|All, Financial, Winter 20152016|0 Comments

Warning Signs of Financial Decline in Older Adults

Warning Signs That Your Aging Parents Need Help If you’ve been entrusted to assist an elderly relative with scheduling preventive exams and putting a health care plan in place, you may struggle with knowing when it’s time to take on a greater role in other aspects of their life. That’s why now is the perfect time to look for warning signs that your loved ones might be suffering from a decline in financial ability. Despite [...]

December 30th, 2015|All, Financial|0 Comments

5 Steps to Financial Fitness For Women

Kathleen Nolan by Kathleen Nolan Yes, it is a financial jungle out there nowadays., and it is scary and daunting to think about …so we don’t. Instead many women passively decide not to deal with their finances…today. Tomorrow, we’ll get to thinking about it more seriously, only after taking care of all the people in our lives and attacking the insurmountable daily “to do” list. Besides, my husband says we’re fine, my broker [...]

March 5th, 2015|All, Financial, Lifestyle|1 Comment

How You Can Become a Financial Diva in 30 Days or Less

By Kathleen Nolan Kathy Nolan Girls, do you ever feel you just can't seem to get a handle on your finances? No matter what you do to try to save, something always seems to come up. Well you are not alone, but I have a few suggestions that may help you to get out of that hamster wheel that seems to have you going round and round. The question is, are you willing [...]

January 15th, 2015|All, Financial, Lifestyle|0 Comments

The 3 Most Common Mistakes Divorcing Women Make

By John P. Cito, CDFA Big life events such as divorce, marriage, and death are times when thousands and sometimes even millions of dollars change hands. Unfortunately, are also times when women are the most vulnerable to making huge money mistakes that can haunt them for the rest of their lives. Here are 3 common mistakes in divorce: MISTAKE #1 – Letting Emotions Rule “There’s never a right answer in divorce.” Going through a divorce [...]

January 14th, 2015|All, Financial, Lifestyle|0 Comments