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811, 2019

Speak up about your money!

Podcasts, Women|

Communication is key! Barb Provost, Founder of Purse Strings LLC., is here to show you how women can and should have a financial voice so that everyone can be involved in the decisions that will affect them! Real Wealth® is an online radio program with a purpose to educate Americans on [...]

511, 2019

Social Security Retirement Benefits Part 2

Retirement, Social Security|

Social Security was originally intended to provide older Americans with continuing income after retirement. Today, though the scope of Social Security has been widened to include survivor, disability, and other benefits, retirement benefits are still the cornerstone of the program. Delaying retirement will increase your benefit For each month that you delay receiving Social Security retirement benefits past your full [...]

2210, 2019

Understanding IRAs Part 2


An individual retirement arrangement (IRA) is a personal savings plan that offers specific tax benefits. IRAs are one of the most powerful retirement savings tools available to you. Even if you’re contributing to a 401(k) or other plan at work, you might also consider investing in an IRA. What types of IRAs are available? The two major types of IRAs [...]