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Advisers urge combining 401(k)s

Advisers urge combining 401(k)s | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
It is not uncommon to wind up with multiple 401(k)s after switching jobs a few times during a career.
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Content about 401(k) plans for plan participants and plan sponsors.
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7 Tips to Become a 401(k) Millionaire

7 Tips to Become a 401(k) Millionaire | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Here are 7 tips to become a 401(k) millionaire or to at least maximize the value of your 401(k) account.
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The White House puts its best Obamacare minds behind cleaning up the 401(k) business -- starting by issuing a withering memo | RIABiz

The White House puts its best Obamacare minds behind cleaning up the 401(k) business -- starting by issuing a withering memo | RIABiz | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
The White House puts its best Obamacare minds behind cleaning up IRAs and 401(k)s - The executive branch's endorsement of the fiduciary rule is based on finding that Americans may have to work for an extra three years because of Wall Street overbilling...
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3 critical 401(k) mistakes to avoid - USA TODAY

3 critical 401(k) mistakes to avoid - USA TODAY | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Be sure to avoid these three mistakes our Motley Fool contributors think could derail your 401(k).
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5 Ways to Improve Your Retirement Prospects in 2015 - US News

5 Ways to Improve Your Retirement Prospects in 2015 - US News | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
These smart financial moves will boost your retirement finances.
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7 Reasons to Avoid 401(k) Loans

7 Reasons to Avoid 401(k) Loans | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
One of the features of many 401(k) plans is the ability for participants to take a loan against their balance.  There are rules governing what the loans can be used for, the number of loans that can be outstanding at one time, and the percentage of...
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Billions in Lost 401(k) Savings, Abusive Brokers Under White House Scrutiny - Bloomberg

Billions in Lost 401(k) Savings, Abusive Brokers Under White House Scrutiny - Bloomberg | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
One of President Barack Obama’s top economic advisers said abusive trading practices are costing workers billions of dollars in retirement savings each year and called for stricter rules on Wall Street brokers.
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Your 401(k) is not Free | The Chicago Financial Planner

Your 401(k) is not Free | The Chicago Financial Planner | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
A significant percentage of 401(k) plan participants don’t realize that their company retirement plan is not free.
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Schwab waging ETF insurgency in US retirement market - FT.com

Schwab waging ETF insurgency in US retirement market - FT.com | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Charles Schwab sees exchange traded funds as a revolutionary catalyst in US retirement saving, but it has yet to convince the biggest private retirement schemes or the powerful pension consultants patrolling the market. The financial services
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Five 401(k) Investing Tips for This or Any Market | The Chicago Financial Planner

Five 401(k) Investing Tips for This or Any Market | The Chicago Financial Planner | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Here are five 401(k) investing tips for this or any market environment.
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5 Reasons to Consider a Solo 401(k) | The Chicago Financial Planner

5 Reasons to Consider a Solo 401(k) | The Chicago Financial Planner | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
There are a number of of self-employed retirement plan options available; here are 5 reasons to consider opening a Solo 401(k).
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4 Steps to Make Your 401(k) Work as Hard as You Do | The Chicago Financial Planner

4 Steps to Make Your 401(k) Work as Hard as You Do | The Chicago Financial Planner | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Here are 4 steps to make sure that your 401(k) plan is working hard for your retirement.
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Fidelity: 401(k) balances up more than 10%

Fidelity: 401(k) balances up more than 10% | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Average 401(k) balances remained up from last year despite a bumpy stock market that left many investors on edge. (401(k) balances were up by more than 10% in Q2, according to a new report from Fidelity.
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PLANADVISER.com - Participant Demographics Vary by Plan Type

PLANADVISER.com - Participant Demographics Vary by Plan Type | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
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The Biggest 401(k) Blunder People Make - Wall Street Journal (blog)

The Biggest 401(k) Blunder People Make - Wall Street Journal (blog) | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
The most costly mistake employees make with employer benefits is not contributing enough to their 401(k) to get the maximum employer matching contribution.
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Should You Make Aftertax Contributions to Your 401(k)? - Morningstar.com

Should You Make Aftertax Contributions to Your 401(k)? - Morningstar.com | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Heavy savers may have cheered the new, higher 401(k) contribution limits that went into effect for 2015:
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The evolution of 401(k) plan benchmarks - BenefitsPro

The evolution of 401(k) plan benchmarks - BenefitsPro | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
It used to be all about investments, asset allocation and a cornucopia of Modern Portfolio Theory Statistics
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A fiduciary standard creates internal conflicts for advisers - InvestmentNews (blog)

A fiduciary standard creates internal conflicts for advisers - InvestmentNews (blog) | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
The fiduciary motivation to avoid losses tends to be greater for advisers than the risk of not growing client wealth
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How to Choose the Best Investments for Your 401(k) - Motley Fool

How to Choose the Best Investments for Your 401(k) - Motley Fool | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Are you intimidated by all of the investment options available in your 401(k) plan at work? It can be easier than you think to set yourself up for success. - Matthew Frankel - Investment planning
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Check out Harry's guide to your 401(K) - Debt BLAG

Check out Harry's guide to your 401(K) - Debt BLAG | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Harry Campbell — a buddy of mine and the guy who runs the personal finance sites thefourhourworkday.com and yourpfpro.com — … Continue Reading → (Check out Harry’s guide to your 401(K) http://t.co/DrgJfqU9G0)...
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Is a Roth IRA better than a Roth 401(k)?

Is a Roth IRA better than a Roth 401(k)? | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Roth IRAs and Roth 401(k)s are both funded with after-tax dollars and withdrawals can be tax-free — but there are several differences. (Good article about Roth IRAs. Is a Roth IRA better than a Roth 401(k)?
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Year-End 401(k) Matching – A Good Thing? | The Chicago Financial Planner

Year-End 401(k) Matching – A Good Thing? | The Chicago Financial Planner | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
What are the implications of a year-end annual 401(k) match for employees and employers?
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Retirement Calculator | CNNMoney

Retirement Calculator | CNNMoney | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Use our retirement calculator to figure out how much you’ll need for retirement and if you’re on track.

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Did the Advent of 401(k) Plans Hurt Americans? – Getting Your Financial Ducks In A Row

Did the Advent of 401(k) Plans Hurt Americans? – Getting Your Financial Ducks In A Row | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
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T. Rowe cracks down on 401(k) traders

T. Rowe cracks down on 401(k) traders | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Fund firm bars trading by 1,300 American Airlines employees who made frequent short-term moves; investors cry foul. (T.
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In Debt? The Scary Cost of Tapping Your 401(k)

In Debt? The Scary Cost of Tapping Your 401(k) | 401(k) Plan Issues | Scoop.it
Your retirement savings should be a last resort for paying off debt today.
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