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5 Signs You’re Ready to Retire

Posted: September 1, 2018 Comments: 0

You are nearing the average retirement age and each day it becomes closer and closer. The question is, are you ready to retire? Check out these 5 signs you’re ready[…]

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Tips for Back to School Season

Posted: August 1, 2018 Comments: 0

Although it’s not even August yet, storefronts and businesses are beginning to advertise what some kids dread, and others cherish, back to school time. In a report from Huntington Bank[…]

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Tips for Summer Travel

Posted: July 2, 2018 Comments: 0

Are you planning to get away from the normal this summer? According to AAA, so is about 35% of Americans. With vacation season in its prime, businesses everywhere are hiking[…]

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Mid-Year Financial Check Up

Posted: June 1, 2018 Comments: 0

Happy Half Year! Time flies and first 6 months of 2018 are already here and gone! With the second half of the year fast approaching, it’s important to know how[…]

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Off-Ramp to Retirement

Posted: April 28, 2018 Comments: 0

Retirement on your mind? Whether you are on the brink of retiring or already there, you want to make sure you saved and protected your assets to ensure you’ll have[…]

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Social Security & You

Posted: April 9, 2018 Comments: 0

Are you on the verge of retirement? Then you are probably asking yourself when you should stop working and how long after that do you take Social Security benefits? While[…]

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Have I Saved Enough for Retirement?

Posted: February 23, 2018 Comments: 2

Many Americans look forward to their retirement years; however, if you’re not prepared, it can also be financially stressful. When it comes to retirement, most Baby Boomers are unsure if[…]

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Protect the Ones You Love

Posted: February 1, 2018 Comments: 0

February is here — the month that celebrates love and romance and of course, Valentine’s Day. In a recent survey, Life Happens (a nonprofit life insurance organization dedicated to consumer[…]

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Sizzlin’ Summer Series: PART 3

What does Summer remind you of? Maybe it’s the feeling of jumping into a cool pool after a day in […]

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Women & Retirement

  • Option One: Tuesday 3/19/2019 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Option Two: Thursday 3/21/2019 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Today, more women than ever want to know how to take care of themselves and their families financially.  But when facing retirement, women often face unique financial challenges such as […]