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The Social Security Administration Warns On Phone Scams

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The Social Security Administration issued a warning today about an ongoing Office of the Inspector General impersonation scheme. The scheme echoes a pattern where thieves pretend to be from government agencies, like those involving scammers posing as c…

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IRS Keeps Percentages Paid Private Collection Companies Secret

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IRS with support form ConServe wins FOIA action backed by MyGovWatch.com to avoid disclosure of percentages paid to private collection companies assigned to collecting delinquent taxes.

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Bill Nordhaus, The Nobel Prize, Climate Change, And Carbon Taxes

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Nobel laureate William Nordhaus has been an advocate of a tax solution to climate change for decades. Policymarkers should pay attention.

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Ask Larry: Can I Suspend My Retirement Benefits To Allow Spousal Benefits?

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Today’s column responds to questions about suspending a retirement benefit to allow a spousal benefit, how spousal benefit amounts are determined, foreign pensions, survivor benefits on multiple records and filing a few months early.

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How This 36-Year-Old Got $50,000 Of Her Student Loans Forgiven

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Meet Nina – she actually had her student loans forgiven. Yes, for real.

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8 Questions To Know If You Should Move In Retirement?

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Where you choose to live in retirement can drastically change your overall financial plan. “Where do I want to retire?”, is one of the most basic questions people need to ask themselves when planning to leave the workforce. We cover the 8 Questions ne…

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Hybrid Life Insurance Policies Increasingly Popular As Long-Term Care Funding Strategy

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Long-term care funding can be extremely challenging but assets you already own, like permanent life insurance, could serve as a great funding mechanism. Life insurance and long-term care funding are becoming increasingly tied together. Learn about the …

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How Your Teenager’s Summer Job Could Make Them A Millionaire

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It is possible to become a millionaire if you save the right way with a teenage summer job. This helps show how compounding and tax-efficiency help you as a saver.

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Eight Ways Millennials Can Start Saving For Retirement

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Eight finance experts share their top tips for how to start saving with little money to spare.

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As Time Runs Out, Here Are Answers To Popular Tax Extension Questions

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Taxpayers still have just about a week to file 2017 tax returns with an extension. Here are the answers to some of the most popular questions about extensions.

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