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Women Still Not Closing The CFP Gender Gap

Last year, a record number of women earned their CFP (Certified Financial Planner) certification, but women still make up only 23% of all CFP professionals. That number hasn’t budged in years, says Financial Planning magazine. The CFP Board is seeking to attract more women into the profession, which is one of the fastest-growing and most […]

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When It Comes To Social Security, It Pays To Think Like A Turtle

Sometimes, being as slow as a turtle can be a good thing. Take, for example, applying for Social Security benefits. The longer you wait to apply, the more your monthly benefits grow. In fact, for each year you delay taking benefits between full retirement age (normally 66) and age 70, your benefits increase by 8% […]

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