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The Internal Revenue Service expanded dollar limitations for some pension plans based on cost-of-living adjustments.
Having left advisor relationships to their husbands for years, many women opt to find a new financial planner once widowed.
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Consumers who use a financial advisor as their intermediary can avoid the most common estate-planning and last will and testament errors.
Despite being well educated, earning more money and controlling more wealth, many women fail to adequately plan and save for retirement.
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