Tag Archives: EIPP

6 Steps to Get Out of Debt. By John Jastremski

6 Steps to Get Out of Debt Why not plan to lighten your financial burden? Positive moves to counteract negative cash flow. The financial analysis website nerdwallet.com keeps track of the various debts common to the U.S. household. As of … Continue reading

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Getting It All Together for Retirement. By John Jastremski

Getting It All Together for Retirement Where is everything? Time to organize and centralize your documents.   Before retirement begins, gather what you need. Put as much documentation as you can in one place, for you and those you love. … Continue reading

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Why You Should Keep Contributing To Your 401(a) And/Or Your 457 Plan. By John Jastremski

Why You Should Keep Contributing To Your 401(a) And/Or Your 457 Plan Save for retirement consistently, regardless of how the market behaves. There is seldom a dull moment on Wall Street. Stocks may rise or fall dramatically over the course of … Continue reading

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Debunking a Few Popular Retirement Myths. By John Jastremski

Certain misconceptions ignore the realities of retirement. Generalizations about money & retirement linger. Some have been around for decades, and some new clichés have recently joined their ranks. Let’s examine a few. “When I’m retired, I won’t really have to … Continue reading

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Money & Taxes After Marriage by John Jastremski

Money & Taxes After Marriage Some not-so-small matters to think about.   When you tie the knot, your financial lives will change. Marriage is one of those life events that can really affect your money and tax situation. If you … Continue reading

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Coping With College Loans. By John Jastremski

Paying them down, managing their financial impact. Are student loans holding our economy back? Certainly America has recovered from the last recession, but this is an interesting question nonetheless. In a November 2013 address before the Federal Reserve Bank of … Continue reading

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The Tax Benefits of Your Retirement Savings Plan. By John Jastremski

Taxes can take a big bite out of your total investment returns, so it’s encouraging to know that your employer-sponsored retirement savings plan may offer a variety of tax benefits. Depending on the type of plan your employer offers, you … Continue reading

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Stop Having Money Paralysis. Not making a move may not be the best move to make. By John Jastremski

 A decision not made may have financial consequences. There is an old belief that women are more cautious about money than men, and whether you believe that or not, both women and men may fall prey to a kind of money … Continue reading

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How Women Are Planning Their Financial Futures. By John Jastremski

From assorted survey data, an interesting snapshot emerges. Women are taking action to approach retirement with greater confidence. Some recent, intriguing survey data indicates that women are planning their financial futures with some degree of pragmatism, but also with considerable … Continue reading

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Getting Help from a Financial Professional by John Jastremski

Getting Help from a Financial Professional   Are you suddenly on your own or forced to assume greater responsibility for your financial future? Unsure about whether you’re on the right track with your savings and investments? Finding yourself with new … Continue reading

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