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Resist the Urge to Tap Retirement Plans Early

Jason Alderman | Posted 06.02.2014 | Business
Jason Alderman

I have yet to meet anyone who thinks they're saving too much money for retirement. On the contrary, most people admit they're probably setting aside too little. Retirement accounts must compete with daily expenses, saving up for a home, college and unexpected emergencies for every precious dollar.

Retiring Soon? Don't Forget Tax Implications

Jason Alderman | Posted 09.16.2013 | Fifty
Jason Alderman

If your retirement is not far off, you've probably already started to estimate what your living expenses will be after the regular paychecks stop. Don't forget to factor in taxes, which can have a substantial impact on your cost of living.

Think Twice Before Tapping Retirement Plans

Jason Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jason Alderman

Before the housing crisis, it wasn't uncommon for people to raid their home-equity piggybank to pay off bills or buy things they couldn't otherwise af...

Taxes Follow You Into Retirement

Jason Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jason Alderman

Wouldn't it be nice if, after decades of hard work, scrimping and saving, you could retire and no longer have to worry about paying taxes? But that's about as likely as the Cubs winning the World Series.