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2019 Philanthropy Report: Meet the Future of Philanthropy

Apr 15, 2020

How Sow Good Now is changing the game.

 

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Wade Pfau, PhD, CFA

Wade Pfau: Pandemic Tears Up 4% Rule

ThinkAdvisor
Apr 14, 2020

In the age of COVID-19, social distancing, and pandemic planning, another crushing financial change: the 4% rule of thumb for income withdrawal in retirement has shriveled to only 2.4% for investors taking “a moderate amount of risk.”

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Retirement Clients’ Concern Escalates as COVID-19 Surges: Poll

ThinkAdvisor
Apr 14, 2020

The unprecedented spread of COVID-19 across the United States and the world has caused many to rethink their spending and saving priorities when it comes to retirement planning.

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Client Anxiety About Retirement Planning Escalates

InvestmentNews
Apr 13, 2020

With quarantine measures extending into another month and growing economic pressure on many families across the country, there’s rising uncertainty about how solid retirement plans actually are.

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Pandemic Makes Clients Fearful for Retirement Savings, Seeking Trades, Advisors Say

Financial Advisor
Apr 10, 2020

According to a recent flash survey by The American College of Financial Services, 93% of RICP® professionals report their clients have talked to them about COVID-19 related concerns as they pertain to their retirement plans—much more than only a month ago when we launched

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Seven Tips for Converting Your Retirement Plan to Your Estate Plan

Forbes
Apr 09, 2020

The COVID-19 health crisis has many Americans worried about the possibility of sudden death due to the virus. That fear is causing people to focus on getting their legal affairs in order. Creating or updating a succession plan is a complex process and isn’t one that lends itself to hastiness.

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Retirement Planning Anxiety Spikes One Month Into Crisis

401KSpecialst
Apr 09, 2020

A month after cities and states across America began to shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are facing a very different world.

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COVID-19

Survey Says: Retirement Planning Anxiety Spikes One Month After the Onset of COVID-19 Market Volatility

Apr 09, 2020

93% of Retirement Advisors Report Client Concern About Retirement Savings, Up 27% from Early March

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What Does Financial Literacy Month Mean to You?

Apr 08, 2020

At The American College of Financial Services, our mission is to be life-long learning partners while we strive to reach new communities and improve people’s lives through training, knowledge, and education in the financial services sector.

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What to Know Before You “Break the Glass” on Your 401(k)

CNN Business
Apr 08, 2020

With the economic strain of the COVID-19 pandemic and millions of Americans feeling the squeeze on their wallets, many are taking advantage of the CARES Act and other recent relief measures that allow them to use money from their 401(k) and other retirement accounts penalty-free.

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