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2019 Annual Market Review

Jan 15, 2020 | 15 minute read

The year began with the government stymied by a shutdown, and ended with articles of impeachment levied against the president. In between, both domestic and global economies showed signs of...

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8 Things That Won't Hurt (Whew!) Your Credit

Jan 9, 2020 | 4 minute read

Pay a credit card a month late, and you can count on it hurting your credit score. But there are some murkier areas you may wonder about: What happens if I marry someone whose credit is a lot...

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How to Leave Behind the Legacy You Want

Jan 3, 2020 | 6 minute read

You've worked hard over the years to accumulate wealth, and you probably find it comforting to know the assets you leave behind will continue to be a source of support for your family, friends,...

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November Market Update

Dec 6, 2019 | 12 minute read

Stocks grew for the third straight month as each of the benchmark indexes listed here posted solid returns in November. Despite unrest in Washington as the impeachment process drones on,...

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4 Things to Do if Your Package Arrives Damaged

Dec 3, 2019 | 4 minute read

Nowadays, consumers shop online for just about everything. So you’ve likely experienced the stinging disappointment when a TV, piece of furniture or something else you ordered finally arrives on...

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Win Big on Black Friday by Buying This — and Not That

Nov 19, 2019 | 6 minute read

The day that discount shoppers have waited for all year is practically here.

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A Guide to Long-Term Care Insurance

Nov 15, 2019 | 5 minute read

It’s a fact, people today are living longer, and the odds of requiring some sort of long-term care increases as you get older. As the costs of home care, nursing homes, and assisted living rise,...

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Why Good Credit Is Still Needed After You Retire

Nov 13, 2019 | 6 minute read

During your working years, you probably followed your credit score closely when you needed a new car or home loan. As you near or enter retirement, the reasons to maintain good credit, while...

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October Market Update

Nov 5, 2019 | 12 minute read

Investors continued to buy stocks, pushing values higher in October. Each of the benchmark indexes listed here posted solid monthly gains despite signs that the economy is slowing, both...

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Life Insurance: Build a Foundation and Protect the Ones You Love

Oct 22, 2019 | 6 minute read

The moment you become an adult, a spouse, or a parent changes everything. Not only do you need to take care of yourself, but you now have someone else to care for and protect. Planning for the...

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