If You Could Save More By Cutting Back on These Three Things, Would You?

May 3, 2019 | posted in: Blog, Employee Education | by

Most people blow 70% of their money on just 3 things; cutting back could be the key to retiring much earlier.  Read more.

How Are You Doing vs Your Peers…

March 25, 2019 | posted in: Blog, Employee Education | by

…when it comes to retirement savings?  Click here to learn how your retirement savings stack up compared to your peers of the same age, and how can you improve.

Tips for Handling Market Volatility

February 6, 2019 | posted in: Blog, Employee Education | by

Have you ever noticed that when your funds have been doing poorly, you experience a more intense level of displeasure compared to the level of pleasure you feel when they are doing better?  Don’t worry – you’re not alone!  This is a psychological effect known as loss aversion, and it’s believed to be hard-wired into our brains.

The best way to respond to these emotional swings is to try to take emotion out of the equation altogether. Historically, over long periods, markets have moved up, though not in a straight line. It’s that long historic sweep that you should focus on, not short-term movements.

You should also pay attention to the things you can control in investing and ignore what you cannot change. Click here for a few tips to keep in mind.

Is Bigfoot More Plausible Than a Comfortable Retirement?

January 14, 2019 | posted in: Blog, Employee Education | by

More Americans believe that it is more likely that Bigfoot is real than believe they will have a comfortable retirement. Click here to read the surprising statistics, and discover strategies for helping you save more for your retirement.

How Much Do You REALLY Spend in Retirement?

December 18, 2018 | posted in: Blog, Employee Education | by

Conventional wisdom has been to plan on spending 4% of your savings annually in retirement; but is that set yearly amount how retirees actually spend?  Click here to read more from Pete Finch.

Maximize Your Retirement Savings To Help Secure Your Financial Future

October 30, 2018 | posted in: Blog, Employee Education | by
Here are 7 things you can do right now!

While there are some who become 401(k) millionaires by the time they hit 65, and others who are “Super Savers,” willing to live ultra-frugally in order to max out their retirement contributions now to have a more comfortable retirement later, most of us seek to balance quality of life now with saving for a good quality of life later.

Here are some do’s and don’ts you can think about  to make the most of what you are…or should be…doing now.   Read More  »