Archive | September, 2010

The Smart Way to Review — and Improve — Your Retirement Holdings

            The Smart Way to Review — and Improve — Your Retirement Holdings A May report by human resources consultant Hewitt Associates showed that the average U.S. employee will need more than 15 times their final pay in retirement resources (including personal retirement savings, employer-based retirement savings and Social Security) to maintain their current standard […]

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The Need for Financial Planning for Special-Needs Kids

There are many types of financial worries, but probably none as relentless as the costs of treating and supporting a special needs child. A 2008 MassMutual/Easter Seals study focusing on autism spectrum disorders (ASD),  a range of conditions that can lead to problems with socialization, communication and behavior, discovered the following: Nearly three-fourths of parents […]

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