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5 Ways to Pad Your Retirement Nest Egg

The best time to start saving money for retirement is yesterday. The second best time is now. We should all be saving money for our nest egg so that we can rest comfortably (or go on your retirement adventures) when the time comes. These days, Americans are working longer – or going back to work – so that they can …

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Financial Literacy Month Statistics: How Are We Really Doing?

In the wake of the start of financial literacy month, I found the following information to be quite intriguing. How would you rate your saving habits? Bankrate.com recently did a survey of 1,000 U.S. adults which studied how much they were saving. Those who earned between $50,000 and $75,000 saved the biggest share of their incomes. Around a fourth of …