5 Retirement Planning Myths Busted (To Help You Plan Your Finances Better)

Dumb Little Man

When it comes to financial myths related to retirement planning, there exists plenty. However, even the most well-informed people can sometimes fall prey to some of the existing retirement planning myths. Myth 1: There’s plenty of time to start retirement planning later.

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Are baby boomers suffering more than other workers?

On The Job

Many in the baby boomer generation had planned on retiring by now. You've got people who are worried that if they live 30 years past retirement, will they be able to support themselves? Don't self-medicate.

2011 187

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Simple Money Hacks That Every Millennial Needs To Know

Dumb Little Man

With many of us held captive to large student loans and ever-increasing living costs, it isn’t uncommon to find ourselves with $5 left in our bank accounts at the end of the week and with little to show for it. If the cost-per-use is pretty high, then unsubscribing is a safe bet.

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5 Financial Emergencies Everyone Must Be Prepared For

Dumb Little Man

Financial security and planning can help us achieve the life goals we have set for ourselves such as purchasing a vehicle, a house, funding your children’s education and marriage, saving up for your own retirement, and so on. Sudden Medical Expenses.

2017 203

What To Look For In A Good Health Insurance Plan

Dumb Little Man

A good health insurance plan will help you cover the cost of illnesses and many other difficulties that might affect your financial security over the course of your life. Some of the more detailed benefits of a good health insurance policy include: Protection Against Unexpected Medical Costs.

2016 165

Preventing Employee Turnover With Better Benefits

Dumb Little Man

It can lead to increased costs for the companies they leave behind. Turnover cost businesses $600 billion in 2018 alone. While wages were up 3.1%, the cost of living has been outpacing wage growth by 14% on average.

2019 161

Smoking and Productivity: 7 Good Reasons to Quit Smoking

Dumb Little Man

The CDC estimates that workers who smoke cost the economy almost $300 billion a year in lost productivity. Secondhand smoke, on the other hand, costs the economy $5.6 This income disparity is due to the enormous costs smokers impose on their employers. Over $92 billion in losses were reported in 2006 by employers who had to cover their employees’ healthcare costs. This statistic represents an unfathomable cost. Smoking is no longer allowed indoors.

2018 137

Should City Governments and other Businesses look to Virtual Services to Save Money?

Tips From T. Marie

The article discussed how the City of Hickory, NC proposed offering early retirement to 84 of their employees. Reading the details of what would be offered in exchange for taking the early retirement deal didn’t really strike me as a wonderful option for those 84 people., Even the medical field , infamous for paperwork, is transitioning to electronic files. Converting an in-office worker to a telecommuting employee saves money by reducing overhead costs.

2012 122

Important Tips for Safe Online Dating

Dumb Little Man

In fact, romance scams cost victims seven times more than traditional online scams on average. The average cost of an online romance scam is $2600. The cost of the average romance scam for septuagenarians is $10,000. Can online dating be done safely?

2020 157

MBO Partners: A Business Platform for Independent Consultants.

Small Business Labs

  Their infrastructure service includes (from their website):  "group health benefits, retirement programs, a business and medical expense reimbursement program, billing and invoicing, and more."

2010 152

Are Your Friends Sabotaging Your Business?

Men With Pens

If 2 out of those 6 hours are given away, it just cost me 33% of my potential income. By the time I expensed medical, insurance, retirement etc, I barely broke even. I met Lisa when she hired me for a business consultation about her new copywriting venture.

2011 88

Administrative Assistant Conference Executive Perspective

Office Dynamics

During Mike’s 11-year tenure as CEO, Humana has gained a reputation as the industry’s leading people-focused innovator, leveraging products, processes and technology to deliver lower costs and a superior health-plan experience for Humana’s 10 million medical plan members and 7 million specialty members nationwide. He is on the board of the Business Roundtable and past chairman of the organization’s Health and Retirement Task Force. Welcome to our Speaker Series!

2012 100

On the Outside Looking In

Laughing all the Way to Work

Or because they cost too much? In Ontario, Canada, it is no longer mandatory to retire at 65 years of age and the baby boomers are fast approaching this age. A smaller company with a tight budget might hire younger and cheaper, although most specialized areas such as medical or financial would probably want to hire someone with experience. In 1985 I left the office to be a stay-at-home mom.

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Not all accountants are created equal (how do you choose an.

The Small Business Blog

Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Low cost accountants may not always mean that quality of services is lower. E-Mail me or follow me.

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