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Consider firing your financial adviser in 2015

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My broker’s exorbitant fees were eating half of my annual IRA contribution, until I finally said “enough.”
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Check the fees on your retirement portfolio, it could save you a ton

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If you pay a 2.1% annual fee on your investments, you’ll end up paying 1/3 of your profits in 20 years.
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The disaster that is my (your) coming retirement

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I recently realized that at the rate things are going, I’ll be able to retire a few years after I’m dead.
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Inequality: The best of the Bigs made $3.4 bn last year; Littles are cashing in their 401(k)s

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The inequality gap is growing larger. Steven Cohen puts his “art collection to work.” We sell our retirements.
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David Letterman is retiring in 2015

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A look at some of the most-watched Letterman clips.
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Dementia Village: Holland’s civilized approach to treating the elderly

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Dementia Village is an amenities-rich gated community where Alzheimer’s patients, and others with dementia, live.
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Judges, legislators, corporations are conspiring to steal public pension funds

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The rich & their political friends have starved states and cities of money. Their solution: default on pensions.
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End the retirement crisis by increasing Social Security benefits

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Warren and Krugman have come out strong for fixing our retirement crisis by increasing benefits. You can help.
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The real Social Security retirement age is already 70

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To get your full benefit, you have to wait five years if you retire at 65. Do the wealthy have to wait? Guess.
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Who will care for you when you’re sick and old?

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Stay-at-home moms used to be the infirmity-fallback, but now women (rightfully) work too, so who’s available?
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Stephen Colbert looks back on Michele Bachmann’s greatest hits (video)

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“Michele Bachmann announces her retirement in a web video recorded at the Sears portrait studio.”
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Ding dong! Michele Bachmann’s retiring

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It really was no miracle, what happened was just this: The wind began to switch, the US House to pitch…
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Congress’ socialist retirement plan exempted from budget cuts

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Add that to Congress’ socialist health care plan and it’s a pretty sweet deal being exempt from budget cuts.
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