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Defined Contribution Plans – Different, but Full of Opportunity



“If you do not save for retirement, no one is going to do it for you” – This is what I tell 401(k) plan participants when I present at employee educational meetings. We are in an era when most employees are responsible for saving for their own retirement, and many are not saving enough. Many…

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Financial Security on an Extra $25 a Week? It’s Possible (and Maybe Even Painless)



Most workers – seven in 10 – thought they could save $25 more per week than they’re currently saving for retirement, according to recently released EBRI research. Within that majority, one in four thought they could save more without giving up anything; three in four by just cutting back a…

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