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What Financial Lessons Can Baby Boomers Learn from Millennials?

Do you have young family members graduating from high school or college this graduation season? If you’re a baby boomer who is retired or approaching retirement, you probably see stark differences between your generation and today’s graduates. Members of the… Read More »

Weekly Economic Update 6/19/17

FED DELIVERS EXPECTED & UNEXPECTED NEWS As Wall Street anticipated, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates on June 14. The Federal Open Market Committee voted 8-1 to take the benchmark interest rate north by a quarter-point to the 1.00-1.25% range.… Read More »

Weekly Economic Update 6/12/17

AN UPBEAT REPORT ON THE SERVICE SECTOR The Institute for Supply Management’s May non-manufacturing purchasing manager index displayed a reading of 56.9 last week, showing expansion in U.S. service industries for an eighty-ninth straight month. Although the gauge declined 0.6… Read More »

Use an Annuity to Boost Your Retirement Confidence

How confident are you that you will have enough income and assets to support a comfortable and enjoyable retirement? If you’re like many Americans, you may not be completely confident. According to a 2016 study from the Employee Benefit Research… Read More »