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SIMPLE IRA: A Smart and Easy Option for Retirement Savings

A SIMPLE IRA can be an excellent way to save for retirement if you're self-employed, or if you're a small business owner who wants to offer retirement benefits to employees. By maximizing your contributions and investing wisely, you can create a retirement nest egg that could be the envy of all of your 401(k)-owning friends.

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The $15,978 Social Security bonus most retirees completely overlook

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