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DO WOMEN OVER 50 NEED LIFE INSURANCE?

July 19, 2013

Next.Ave.logo.name.squareSome are keeping their traditional policies for surprising reasons, but financial pros are keen on a combo plan with long-term care benefits.

by Kerry Hannon, Next Avenue

My question of the day is this: Do women over 50 need life insurance?

The topic was recently batted around on Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, the personal finance and investing program that airs on public television stations around the country.

Mack’s discussion with InvestmentNews contributing editor Mary Beth Franklin and certified financial planner Erin Botsford, chief executive of the Botsford Group, began by covering familiar territory.

The show noted, for example, that 50 percent of women fear becoming a bag lady and that 18 percent of divorced women over 65 are living below the poverty level.

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TOP OF HIS GAME

July 16, 2013

How has Loomis Sayles’ legendary bond fund manager, Dan Fuss, stayed at the top of his game and the top of “the” game for as long as he has? We asked him.

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THE BIGGEST DIFFERENCE

July 16, 2013

Top ranked strategist-turned-money manager Richard Bernstein of Richard Bernstein Advisors tells us the biggest differences he’s found between his two professions.

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FAVORITE EMERGING MARKET

July 12, 2013

20130710_ECO_America-1It’s not what you expect!
Top-rated international economist Nancy Lazar and her team at their new macro-economics, policy and strategy firm, Cornerstone Macro call Middle America their favorite “EM.”
Read about that concept, plus why they are “pretty positive” about the U.S. and concerned about China. It’s all in their latest report which they are sharing with us.

Download  “Favorite Emerging Market” [pdf]

MONEY BOOT-CAMP

July 5, 2013
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Empower the women in your life to take control of their finances.  Our WEALTHTRACK expert and regular, Mary Beth Franklin, steers you to an exciting new website that will help us all, men and women alike. Learnvest.com

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