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Americans badly need good investment advice on retirement plans

Amercians are saving about $17 billion every year in retirement plans, but not getting genuine advice. The conflict of interest costing people over 12% of their savings and shortening the plan period by five years. The US government is keen on ensuring best advice on retirement plans.

Sep 22, 2015 10:07 AM EDT

Jessica Alba's The Honest Company grants a 16-week paid maternity leave to its employees

Jessica Alba's co-founded company, The Honest Company, will provide paid parental leave to its workers starting 2016.

Sep 22, 2015 02:38 AM EDT

Career Women can Increase Impact, Influence and Income

Do not underestimate what women can do to the society and to the world. Women are powerful in their own right and can increase the growth of economy, influence others to do the right things and generate more income.

Sep 22, 2015 08:27 AM EDT

To Be The Guide or Be Guided On A Tour?

Here comes adventure when we talk about touring to a different and new place. To get the most out of your getaway, you can opt for a guided tour or let alone be the tour guide of your loved ones. Either way, you will still enjoy the beauty around you and the company of your family.

Sep 22, 2015 08:32 AM EDT

Berkeley's wage rose to $19 by 2020

Berkeley's wage is set to rise to $19 by the year 2020, however business owners oppose the proposal saying it will put their business at risk a that will eventually lead to closure.

Sep 18, 2015 03:24 AM EDT

Best Practices for Startups to Utilize Content Marketing Efficiently

Content marketing is a relatively new strategy where customers are drawn into your business through the value you provide them in your content.

Sep 18, 2015 03:12 AM EDT

Updating estate plans need of the hour for family business owners

Family business contribute over 70 percent of global productions, but owners of them don't update their estate planning. It's estimated that over 50 percent of family business owners didn't update estate planning for more than five years. Perfect and updated family planning ensures the smooth transition of a property from one generation to other while exploiting many tax benefits as well, advise experts.

Sep 17, 2015 11:29 PM EDT

Five Best Practices to Improve your Savings

Forbes gives its tips on how to make sure you are saving your money right. First tip is automate, then gradually increase your savings goal. You should also make sure your funds are not liquid. Fourth is put your savings in segments. Finally, make sure you stay on top of your finances.

Sep 17, 2015 04:47 AM EDT

Social security strategies for singles - these are friends with real benefits

If you are single and never been married with or without dependents, you will want to get the most out of your Social Security. There are strategies that are beneficial to single folks such as delaying their filing to increase retirement benefits.

Sep 14, 2015 01:59 AM EDT

5 Common Pit Holes to Avoid in Launching a Virtual Company

There are five common pit holes that must be avoided to run a successful virtual company.

Sep 10, 2015 06:27 AM EDT

Smarketing is the new buzzword

With the changing customer behaviour, a new strategy called smarketing is needed for future small business owner to generete high revenue for the company

Sep 10, 2015 04:36 AM EDT

Financial Advisers Raised Fees for Getting Pension Help after Freedom Reforms

Financial advisers increased their basic pension services fees by 16 to 17 percent after freedom reforms.

Sep 10, 2015 08:25 AM EDT

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