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ShorebreakShorebreak2,615 posts since
Apr 6, 2010
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1. Monday, November 25, 2013 - 1:10 PM
Thanks for sharing that article, Shorebreak.  I enjoyed reading it but it's easier to have "confidence" in our days of old when we knew we were getting decent interest rates on our money.  Nowadays, I am concerned that the idea might be "why bother" with these low rates.  It's a very hard time to be a saver or to have the confidence that you can ever reach your goal.
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paoli2paoli21,372 posts since
Aug 10, 2011
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2. Monday, November 25, 2013 - 1:28 PM
"Openness. Top retirement savers are big on asking for “objective guidance” from experts (meaning a stockbroker, accountant, lawyer or financial adviser). Those workers who ask for professional help were much more likely to be power savers, BlackRock reports."

That reminds me, I should call BlackRock today to ask for sound financial advice; or am I too confident, optimistic, and diligent a person to do that?  :D
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51hh51hh1,476 posts since
Jan 16, 2010
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3. Monday, November 25, 2013 - 2:45 PM
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Ally6770Ally6770912 posts since
Jan 16, 2010
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4. Monday, November 25, 2013 - 6:35 PM
Ally:

"Peterson's views are subtly infiltrating the Washington debate — which is why Americans should start getting worried about him. He isn't content merely to express concern about the federal deficit. His particular targets are Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, which he calls "entitlement" programs and which he wants to cut back in a manner that would strike deeply at the middle class."

Unmasking the most influential billionaire in U.S. politics - Los Angeles Times
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ShorebreakShorebreak2,615 posts since
Apr 6, 2010
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5. Monday, November 25, 2013 - 6:53 PM
Shorebreak----You are 100% correct. That is what my articles stated I thought. If they did not you needed to let everyone know about him. Thanks
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Ally6770Ally6770912 posts since
Jan 16, 2010
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