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Scott Burns: RMDs Aren’t A Bad Thing
Updated: May 3, 2016 by paoli2  |  3 comments  |  Financial News

Q. This is about required minimum distributions. I find it very strange and upsetting. We are taught to save and invest for our future and own good and read more

What To Do With Maturing Cds?
Updated: Nov 9, 2015 by foggy  |  3 comments  |  Financial News

Kevin On Investing provides a detailed, tutorial style, description of his activity in dealing with maturing CDs. Most DA members will be familiar with read more

Alliant CU's New ACH Limits Vary By Member
Updated: Oct 8, 2015 by lou  |  9 comments  |  Miscellaneous

A couple weeks or ago, OldGuy posted a thread about Alliant Credit Union putting limits on how much you can send through the ACH each day. OldGuy said he read more

Alliant CU ACH Servicw
Updated: Sep 17, 2015 by pearlbrown  |  10 comments  |  Miscellaneous

Those of you who have come to appreciate Alliant Credit Union’s nifty next-day ACH transfer service may be in for a rude surprise, particularly if you’re read more

LTC Costs: 10 Most Expensive States For Nursing Homes | Financial Planning
Updated: Apr 24, 2015 by topkapi56  |  6 comments  |  Financial News

Alaska costs $281,415 a year for LTC.

Funded Status Hurt By Longer Lifespans, Discount Rate Drop
Updated: Apr 24, 2015 by foggy  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

Although aggregate assets of the top 100 plans increased to $1.199 trillion from $1.168 trillion in 2013, aggregate liabilities for P&I's read more

Two-Thirds Of Americans Don't Understand How Credit Cards Work
Updated: Apr 24, 2015 by foggy  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

Most people are oblivious to how credit cards work but continue to use them and go into deep debt. 

The New Retirement Minimalism: Get Rid Of Your 'Stuff'
Updated: Apr 18, 2015 by paoli2  |  2 comments  |  Financial News

"By It is finally spring. Among the rituals of spring is spring-cleaning. Comedian and colorful social observer George Carlin described a house as "just a read more

What You Need To Know About The High Cost Of Retirement
Updated: Apr 3, 2015 by Ally6770  |  4 comments  |  Financial News

"By As you enter retirement, spending habits tend to change drastically. Most couples spend less on dry-cleaning, commuting and clothing, while outlays read more

Alliant Now To Charge For Paper Statements
Updated: Aug 21, 2014 by foggy  |  5 comments  |  Bank Deals

Just got word that Alliant Credit Union (one of the largest Credit Unions in the country that is open to everyone) will now start charging $1 a month for read more

Handling IRA CD Distributions/ Rollover Or Trustee To Trustee Transfer??
Updated: Aug 17, 2014 by paoli2  |  11 comments  |  Ask The Community

I would appreciate any advice on a problem I am having for the past two days.  My spouse and I have our personal IRAs which have been in CDs in a read more

60 Day Rollover With Traditional IRA's And Roth IRA's.
Updated: Jul 9, 2014 by paoli2  |  14 comments  |  Financial News

Q--Will my client be able to do one 60-day IRA-to-IRA rollover and one 60-day Roth IRA-to-Roth IRA rollover in the same one-year period? A--The IRS has read more

Financial Secrets
Updated: Aug 28, 2013 by foggy  |  2 comments  |  Financial News

MarketWatch.com: 10 things your spouse won’t tell you - 10 things - MarketWatch Ok, why men are more often to be blamed?:D  I thought it read more

Ally "Loyalty Rewards" CD Renewal Info
Updated: Aug 25, 2013 by Mike  |  14 comments  |  Bank Deals

  Earlier today I searched Ally's website for info on their CD renewal bonus.  Such info does not exist!  So I phoned to talk to a CSR read more

Great Rates AND Great Service
Updated: Apr 26, 2012 by foggy  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

I agree with previous posters that take full advantage of their relationship with Connexus.  They are always willing to help figure out the best way read more

Fraudulent Charges Affecting Chase Checking Account Customers
Updated: Apr 24, 2012 by pearlbrown  |  3 comments  |  Bank Deals

This AOL DailyFinance article provides more support for regularly reviewing your checking account and avoiding the use of debit cards especially for read more

What Older Workers Don't Know About Social Security
Updated: Apr 24, 2012 by foggy  |  4 comments  |  Financial News

This US News article is a good review of certain aspects of Social Security which may not be familiar to people approaching retirement.  What Older read more