Posts tagged ‘income’

How Will Your Decisions Impact Your Retirement Income? (Infographic)



Social Security and Medicare are, hands down, the two topics investors are concerned about. Though we don’t yet know the outcome of the federal deficit reduction conversations and any impact to these entitlement programs, there are important decisions the average person can make with a big…

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What Ever Happened with the Payroll Tax Increase?



As you may recall, earlier this year, payroll taxes in the U.S. went up by 2% and I discussed how that tax increase could potentially affect spending.  Well, we’re done with first quarter, so how have consumers reacted to that $16 less (based on average weekly earnings on non-farm payrolls) in…

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