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New Fee Disclosure Rules Help Make Costs More Transparent

New Fee Disclosure Rules Help Make Costs More Transparent Ask most retirement plan participants how much they pay to participate in their workplace plan, and answer will probably be, “Nothing.” But your retirement plan isn’t really free. While employees typically aren’t charged any out-of-pocket costs to participate in their plans, participants do pay expenses, many […]

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AAM February 2011 Newsletter

URL:   http://p0.vresp.com/M3XWWz Hello and thank you for reading my e-newsletter. Happy New Year!  Let’s make 2011 a great year together! I hope you find the information useful.  If you enjoy the newsletter please forward to a friend.   Please also let me know what you like to see so that I may continue to provide […]

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Five Stock Market Changers To Watch This Week – February 7 – 2011

Consumer Credit: Consumer credit rose $1.4 billion in November following a $7 billion increase in October. Strong vehicle sales point to continued strength for non-revolving credit in December’s numbers. New data come out Monday at 3 p.m. Fed Speaks: Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is scheduled to testify before the House Budget Committee on economic, […]

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5 Stock Market Changers this Week – January 24 – 2011

Consumer Confidence: Continued high unemployment pulled The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index down to 52.5 in December from 54.3 in November, tempering growing optimism about the economy’s recovery. Economists are hoping a tax deal reached in Congress before the holiday recess will fuel consumers’ optimism about the recovery. New numbers are due out on Tuesday […]

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Five Stock Market Changers This Week – January 16 – 2011

Empire State Manufacturing: After dropping sharply into negative territory in November, the monthly survey of manufacturers in New York State conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York showed conditions improved in December for New York State manufacturers. New orders and shipments rose above zero, an indication the economy in the Empire State is rebounding. […]

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