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Your New Retirement Plan: Work Longer, Live More

By Steven Podnos, MD, CFP Learn more about Steven on NerdWallet’s Ask an Advisor When the topic of retirement comes up, I’m often prompted to say, “Why don’t you work longer, or why not work part time for a while instead of retiring?” Working longer is an increasingly common way of thinking about retirement. The…
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What You Should Know About Data Breaches

A major data breach has happened in a nationwide chain of supermarkets. Credit and debit card information has been stolen and your financial information is at risk. If you are a customer of the above chain, you are advised to monitor your transactions and contact your financial institutions should you notice any suspicious activity on…
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Ways To Manage Stress Without Spending A Single Cent

Stress can be triggered by countless factors: an inability to pay your debt, a job loss, a pay cut. Even events considered "happy" can cause a considerable amount of stress, especially if they are paired with a change. Just think about a costly wedding party or starting college and taking out a loan. Stressful situations…
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I am new at this whole banking thing: Millennials and Money

Most teenagers don’t think twice about how they are going be handling their money as a twenty-something. No. They simply get their parents debit card every now and then and swipe it accordingly. Think back to when you were a teenager. Did you know how credit worked? Did you think about how much you would…
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