Pension advance loans is a loan that may sound quite familiar, and downright troublesome. ... Read More
HRA-Another Set of Annoying Health Care Initials
It seem as if the health care industry is becoming like the defense industry with acronyms and initials identifying products and programs.Read More by Alan Edwards
CFPB Helps Make Sense of “Senior” Designations
The Office of Financial Protection for Older Americans is the only government agency around that is aimed at helping seniors. This agency is in charge of...Read More by Scott Sery
Is the Thrift Savings Plan a Good Idea for a...
The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) is the Government's version of an employer’s 401k. It is specially designed to provide for the future retirement needs of...Read More by Mike Valles
Your broker and/or his firm are probably not “specializing” in retirement services, retirement planning, retirement income or any other word with retirement in front of it. ... Read More
Assuming you spent some time in college, you may have taken a course in philosophy where you probably encountered this query: “Who are you?” The answer was not evident then and even if you went on to get an MA and a PhD, the likelihood is that you are still baffled. The...
In this space, I have frequently railed (snarked?) about the advice of so-called experts in the investment universe. And not necessarily because the advice is bad, either. After all, in some cases advice is just another word for opinion. However, what really galls me is when...
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