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16 Apr 2019

You Can’t Go Home Again: The False Promise of a Rock Concert in West Palm Beach

        The concert was a success, but the audience had died.   Trying to recapture any piece of your past is a futile activity. We can certainly learn from our pasts, but it cannot be recreated. If you try to recapture any part of your memories, you

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15 Apr 2019

Page From the Muller Report Found In Virginia

      This is a copy of a document, believed to be original, found in a parking lot outside of a Sonics in suburban Alexandria, Virginia, near the special Naval Intelligence Agency. The document was written on the letterhead of the U.S. Special Counsel and was wrapped around a

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13 Apr 2019

Jamie Dimon Shows His Sense of Entitlement; He Is No Average American

        JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon (salary: about $21 million annually) knows a lot about banking, but not much about how average people manage their finances, including a minimum wage teller who works for his bank. In this interesting video exchange, Dimon is dumbfounded when asked how

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09 Apr 2019

When Financial Advisors Lack Political Sense, Fire Them

        A new survey from the Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) found that 55% of Baby Boomers had retirement savings today. In 2011, the study found that 75% of Boomers had retirement savings. Worse, among this current group, 50% have less than $250,000 in retirement accounts. Depressing surveys

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04 Apr 2019

New Report Finds More Investors Asking About Fees and Holistic Services

          Advisors have to become more transparent and offer a more inclusive financial and life plan, while investors say they are willing to pay for advice, as long as it is transparent and shows value. Those are some of the results in an April 2019 report

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01 Apr 2019

Time To Think Outside the Box in the Next Generation of Financial Wellness Programs

        April is financial literacy month and it comes at a time when the average American’s understanding about the basics of investing is declining. An October 2018 study by Alliance Bernstein (“Inside the Minds of Plan Participants”) found that only 9% of workers in 2018 surveyed were

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