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Protect Pension and Spouse Beneficiary With Financial Planning Now - AARP

Protect Pension and Spouse Beneficiary With Financial Planning Now - AARP | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Protect pension and secure spouse benefits with retirement planning of savings, 401(k) and annuities — and the power of "I do."
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Your Retirement: What you may not be considering when electing your Social Security benefits - Opinion - Heritage Newspapers

Your Retirement: What you may not be considering when electing your Social Security benefits - Opinion - Heritage Newspapers | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Your Retirement: What you may not be considering when electing your Social Security benefits - Conventional wisdom among many retirees has been that if I delay Social Security benefits, I may either pass away before I get my money’s worth or the system itself will go broke. 
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Who’s Your Daddy? How to Make It in America

Who’s Your Daddy? How to Make It in America | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
You're success is tied to your parents' income. - Morgan Housel - Financials
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When a Spouse Inherits an IRA - DailyFinance

When a Spouse Inherits an IRA - DailyFinance | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
When it comes to deciding what to do with the proceeds from a deceased husband's (or wife's) IRA, the surviving spouse who inherits an IRA has a choice.
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How Being Grateful Can Change Your Life

How Being Grateful Can Change Your Life | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
It's not just for Oprah devotees. Recent studies show that practicing gratitude can positively impact your life--and researchers believe it may help...
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Why Most Social Media Strategies Fail

Why Most Social Media Strategies Fail | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
You do know that social media is important for your success online, right? Of course you do. It’s the 21st Century and pretty much everyone has some sort of social media account. Well, at least 73% of adults do.
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6 Conversations You Need to Have About Money

6 Conversations You Need to Have About Money | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Financial literacy begins at home. According to a recent Harris poll conducted on behalf of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, more people learn about personal finance at home than they do online, from financial professionals or in...
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Determine Your Hierarchy Of Needs For Retirement

Determine Your Hierarchy Of Needs For Retirement | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
'The New Retirementality' author shows you how to meet your money goals.
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What retirement train wreck?

What retirement train wreck? | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
New research suggests that the state of retirement isn't as disastrous as thought.
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Upcoming Bills Aim to Make Retirement Planning Easier, More Transparent

Upcoming Bills Aim to Make Retirement Planning Easier, More Transparent | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Legislation in the works this year may help retirees to better plan for prosperity in their golden years.
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IRS Ranking: The Truth About Where Our Tax Dollars Are Spent (Infographic)

IRS Ranking: The Truth About Where Our Tax Dollars Are Spent (Infographic) | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
The IRS is like the mafia. You pay for protection but you end up feeling impoverished, confused, and with no understanding of how your taxes are going to be spent.
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Seven big mistakes couples make in retirement

Seven big mistakes couples make in retirement | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Getting ready for retirement? Well, if you haven't sat down and talked about it with your spouse, you'd better do it now.
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What I Learned From My First Time Writing on LinkedIn

What I Learned From My First Time Writing on LinkedIn | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Posting your views on the social network's publishing platform is a lot like a first date: Make the right moves, and you'll develop a rewarding relationship.
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Social Security loophole’s huge windfall opportunity

Social Security loophole’s huge windfall opportunity | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
You might be familiar with the file-and-suspend strategy, but you probably never heard of this unusual twist, says RetireMentor Robert Klein.
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A financial advisor's job isn't to make you money

A financial advisor's job isn't to make you money | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Most Americans don't realize how money empowers them to realize their highest priorities. A savvy financial advisor can help you achieve these goals.
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5 Tricks to Stand Out on LinkedIn

5 Tricks to Stand Out on LinkedIn | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
With the professional network becoming a powerhouse, people need to step up their game to get noticed. Here are a few easy ways to do so.
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What Are You Teaching Your Kids About Money? - DailyFinance

What Are You Teaching Your Kids About Money? - DailyFinance | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Kids watch what their parents do and learn from what they observe. Use cash. Keep receipts. Encourage questions. Teach about taxes.
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Why workers are delaying retirement

Why workers are delaying retirement | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
From 2009 through 2012, 20% to 25% said they were putting off retirement. Last year, however, that number fell to 15%, EBRI says.
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Why I Tithe -- And So Should You

Why I Tithe -- And So Should You | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Andrew McNair says giving away 10% of his income has made him richer. Here's why ...
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'Handicapped' by Wealth: The Dangers of Unprepared Heirs

'Handicapped' by Wealth: The Dangers of Unprepared Heirs | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Worried your heirs won't effectively manage the money you leave them? The time to prepare them is now.
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FidelityVoice: 9 Compelling Reasons To Consider A Roth IRA

FidelityVoice: 9 Compelling Reasons To Consider A Roth IRA | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Do you want to help lower your taxes and increase your retirement savings? A Roth IRA, with its tax-free growth potential and tax-free withdrawals for you and your heirs, is a way for some investors to do just that (as long as certain requirements are met). These are just two of the benefits of a Roth IRA. There are more that may be less well known.
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New widows take stock of finances

New widows take stock of finances | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
In grief's early stages, the newly widowed should seek emotional support and take stock of finances but postpone larger money matters until later.
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High Frequency Trading Explained Simply

High Frequency Trading Explained Simply | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
High frequency trading has been in the news more, thanks in part to Michael Lewis’ new book, Flash Boys. This article presents a simple explanation of how and why high frequency trading works, and why it is good for small investors.
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100 Years Of The American Investor Getting Taxed

100 Years Of The American Investor Getting Taxed | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Taxes are ~$50bn higher for full 2013 of which ~$35bn are due in April.
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The 5 biggest estate-planning blunders

The 5 biggest estate-planning blunders | Wealth and Investment Planning | Scoop.it
Estate-planning blunders—from unsigned health-care directives to unfunded living trusts—are costly and common, even among the fiscally prudent.
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