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Is Refinancing Your Mortgage Worth It? Here’s How Much You Could Save

How much can refinancing your mortgage save you? Mortgage rates are currently very low - the average 30-year mortgage is now below 3%. It might make sense for homeowners to consider refinancing. How much could you save from refinancing your mortgage? Here's how to tell if refinancing your mortgage is…
March 2, 2020
401(k) PlansBusiness ownersEmployee benefitsRetirement PlanningSEP IRASolo 401(k)Updated for 2021

3 Retirement Plans for Small Businesses: How They Compare

What's the best retirement plan for small businesses? Business owners with employees have several options: traditional 401(k) plan, SIMPLE 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, and SEP IRA are the most popular. The best option will depend on factors unique to your business such as budget, employee makeup and funding goals (for yourself,…
January 7, 2020
Employee benefitsFinancial PlanningFinancial Planning for CouplesPensionRetirement PlanningSecure ActUpdated for 2021

Should You Take a Pension or a Lump Sum?

Should You Take a Pension or a Lump Sum? Deciding between a lump sum or receiving pension benefits monthly requires careful planning and consideration. Though your personal situation and circumstance will always be the most important factor in any major financial decision, there are several key considerations to keep in…
December 15, 2019