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Planning for the future can be daunting, so don't leave your employees on their own. Let us help guide them along their journey! Below is...

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Health insurance is a major obstacle to early retirement

Originally seen in USA Today and The Indianapolis Star Dear Pete, I think I’m ready to retire. I’m 55 and...

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In a perfect yet realistic world, this is how you would accumulate money

I focus so much on financial triage, that sometimes I forget to share the basics of saving and investing. Today...

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Don’t ignore the threat of inflation

While you are driving toward income independence, your money is driving in reverse. Inflation is why. As if you don’t...

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Signs it’s time to relent and start budgeting

A lot of people think they are better than budgeting. I’m sure there was a time in my life when...

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Keep a binder of your financial vitals, just in case

Dying was less complicated 20 years ago. Upon the death of a loved one, a family would obtain a stack...

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Pay yourself first

Dear Pete I like reading financial advice articles, but I never really follow through on any of the advice I...

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Knowing when to use your emergency fund

So you busted your hump to save money for your emergency fund. Awesome!!! This is a pretty big deal. At...

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Why I’m keeping my old car with 200,000 miles

I have never heard a yak scream. And prior to six months ago, I had never considered the thought of...

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Do the math on pension payout

You’re 62 years old. You have a choice. You can either receive $30,000 every year for the rest of your...

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