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As you make the transition from saver to spender, you’ll need to create your own retirement paycheck. Here are some things to consider.
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Retiring earlier than you planned may not be your first choice, but you can take steps to shore up your portfolio to help achieve your retirement goals.
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Gradually cutting back on stocks can make sense for older investors—as long as they create a plan and stick to it.
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Helpful tax tips for your charitable contributions, including stock donations.
If you’re deciding between taking the standard deduction or itemizing, learn three tax-smart ways to get a tax deduction for your charitable giving.
Find out how tax rates and brackets influence what you pay in income tax, how the 2018 changes to the tax law impacted rates and brackets, and what the new bracket ranges are for 2020.
2018 tax reform meant big changes to itemized deductions. Learn about some of the biggest changes and how they may impact your tax return.
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A 401(k) offers a lot of benefits, match or no match. Here's what to think about before changing your contribution.
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The SECURE Act affects retirees, new parents, small business owners and employees, as well as estate planning.
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Getting a big refund doesn't mean you're paying less in taxes. It means you may need to do some better tax planning.

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