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Goldilocks and the Three Glide Paths: Part 1 – TOO HOT!



Much like Goldilocks looking for the right porridge, investors preparing for retirement have a great deal of choices and many are not “just right.” I’m the lead portfolio manager of The Principal target date series, and I’m going to use a fairy tale analogy to help explain the forest and…

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Save Yourself: Keys to a Secure Retirement



$2.4 trillion. That’s what U.S. households spent on credit cards in 2012 – more than 10 times the amount employees contributed to 401(k)s and other private defined contribution retirement (DC) plans. While some of that spend was clearly for necessities, more than 100 million flat screen…

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