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Five Tips for Getting the Most From Your 401(k) Plan

Whether you’re 25 or 55, you know you’ll want to retire one day – and to retire in comfort you must save. These five simple steps can help you make a big difference in your efforts to reach retirement with lots of money in your retirement account.

03/03/2014

(CBS)

Retirement Confidence Low Among Workers In Bay Area, Nation

Confidence in the ability to afford a comfortable retirement remains at the same record low level recorded in 2011, and is slightly lower than last year, according to the Employee Benefit Research Institute, which has conducted the study the past 23 years.

03/19/2013

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What To Do With Your Tax Refund

Most tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.

03/18/2013

Minimum Wage Set To Increase In San Francisco

Tips For Investors To Ease Growing Tax Bite

Investors should review whether they made any rash moves to trigger potentially unnecessary tax bills.

02/14/2013

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California Dems Seek State-Run Pensions For Private Workers

Two leading California Democrats want to create a state-run retirement savings program for an estimated 6.7 million private-sector workers whose employers do not offer pensions or 401(k)s.

CBS San Francisco–02/23/2012

Transparency Advocates Cheer New Dept. of Labor Rule

The Department of Labor’s new rule that has the potential to lower 401K fees, is a victory for those who’ve fought for more transparency.

07/21/2010

Spelling Out 401k Fees

A new policy by the labor department now requires businesses to better clarify fees companies collect on 401k plans. Click to Listen

07/21/2010

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