Does Someone You Know have an Unclaimed Pension?

The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) protects the retirement incomes of more than 44 million American workers in more than 27,500 private-sector defined benefit pension plans. Finding an Unclaimed Pension Link  and Description http://search.pbgc.gov/mp/ You, or someone you know, may be owed a pension. Below are options for searching PBGC’s list of pensions that have […]

Found Money

There are a lot of ways to find money that is due you. From unknown benefits to unclaimed for forgotten property, billions of dollars are waiting for someone. http://www.missingmoney.com/ is another unclaimed property site we found. It is actually fun to look at these sites and very easy to see what you and yours might be […]

HHS HealthCare.gov Releases Vision of the Future

HHS is changing how people might find health information and we’ve launched the HHS Digital Strategy website to showcase their vision for the future. The stated goal is to provide public health information—any time, any place and on any device–so it’s available whenever and wherever you need it.

Backdoor Roth Tax-Free Retirement

Heard about this little trick on the Clark Howard Radio Show and Googled “non deductible ira to roth” it as instructed. Looks pretty good for those who want some Roth type Tax Free growth potential and don’t have another way to do it. Government tends to make things more complicated that need be. But, sometimes there […]

5 Ways to Become an Informed Medicare Consumer

Here is a pretty good article from an often pretty political source, HealthCare.gov. Here is their advice to Medicare Consumers. 5 Ways to Become an Informed Medicare Consumer

Benefits Finder from United States Government

Below is an interesting tool. Would be interested to hear from anyone using it that found benefits of value that they qualified for.  It asks a lot of questions but provides a column at the right of the screen that you can see the categories you might apply for as you narrow the list by […]

Individual Medical Coverage in the United States

Medical insurance in the US is a mess. If you have your medical insurance through a company or some other affiliated group and you think it is expensive or difficult, try it as an individual. The individual is left out of this model and it is literally killing and bankrupting people daily I expect. Now, […]

HHS Health Insurance Finder

Here is something from the Federal Health and Human Services to help folks find the right health insurance. It is a tool that may help you find a better health insurance plan that saves you money and/or provides better services. Small Business Health Plan Finder Here is the article on small businesses to find and […]

If the Government Can’t Afford Long Term Health Care…

Trust me, Long Term Health Care Insurance would be great to have. If, you can afford it. Looks like the White House realized that it is more costly than even its budget can deliver. Health Care Costs are out of control and the need for it is gaining ground at the same time. Hopefully, we […]

The Unspeakable Benefits of Government Ties

The American People’s Benefits are at risk for a lot of reasons. Because of both human nature and political reality, we really have to watch who is “helping” us.  Granted, the economy is tough for almost everyone and more rough spots are in store almost surely. When money gets tight those without inside connections tend […]

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