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Friday October 19, 2018

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Personal Planner
IRA and 401(k) Designated Beneficiary Options
Each year, IRA and 401(k)s are subject to required minimum distributions (RMDs). Because the distributions start at just under 4% at age 71 and then slowly increase, many IRA and 401(k) plans will continue to grow. While the...
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Washington News
Social Security Benefits Increase by 2.8% in 2019
The Social Security Administration recently announced the cost-of-living increase for Social Security benefits in 2019. The 2.8% increase is the largest boost in six years. The cost-of-living increase was 0% in 2016, 0.3% in 2017 and 2% in...
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Savvy Living
How to Recognize and Prevent Financial Scams
Can you provide some tips on how to protect seniors from financial scams? My 76-year-old aunt was recently swindled out of $25,000 and I want to make sure my own mother is protected. Financial scams that target the elderly...
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