Retirement Plan's Basic Rules Still Work: Cut Expenses, Save

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Retirement Plan's Basic Rules Still Work: Cut Expenses, Save

Mar 18, 2012

One of your best moves may be to see how much of those expenses you can reduce or eliminate. "If you can enter retirement without debt, you have so much more flexibility," says Eleanor Blayney, [CFP®,]consumer advocate for the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards.
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USA Today
John Waggoner
March 18, 2012

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