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2nd Quarter 2014

Tax Records You Can Keep and Toss

This is a great time of year to go through your financial records and shred documents you no longer need. [...continued]

Retirement Savings: Overcome These Myths

It's hard to focus on the future when you're juggling so many expenses-a mortgage, car payments, credit cards, the cost of kids, and maybe college bills. [...continued]

Save Money on College Costs

Several tax breaks and special programs can help make college costs more manageable. Here's how to make the most of them. [...continued]

Around ICMA-RC

Use our financial calculators to develop a personalized savings strategy and calculate the after-tax effect of various contribution amounts. [...continued]

Market View: A Small Increase Can Go a Long Way

The basic annual limit for 457 plan contributions this year is $17,500. But that cap rises to $23,000 starting in the year you reach age 50. [...continued]

Retiree Corner: Health Care Costs Before Medicare

The average cost of a three-day hospital stay is $30,000, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Paying for major medical expenses from your retirement savings could be devastating. [...continued]

Ask ICMA-RC: How can I see the performance of my funds in Account Access?

Log in to Account Access with your user ID and password, then click on the Investments tab (the second tab under the logo) to get to the Investment Summary page. [...continued]

Managing Debt Before You Retire

So much of your retirement planning is based on your expenses in retirement, and the less money you need to withdraw from your savings, the more you'll have to grow for the future. [...continued]

Investing Spotlight: Managing Risk Through the Years

Account Access was recently redesigned. The following tips can help you log in to your account. [...continued]

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