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Save $1,000 a Year. Retire with Millions.

Paul Merriman | Equities.com |

By saving less than $100 a month, adjusting the savings for inflation, and investing well, a young person can retire with millions.


How Does Your Stock Allocation Compare to Your Peers?

Benjamin | Equities.com |

How much of your assets should be in stocks?


Is Social Security Really Just Welfare in Disguise?

Patrick Watson | Equities.com |

The core problem is that Social Security benefits are more generous than the taxes collected can cover.


​Where Are You on the Path to Retirement?

Harry Dent | Equities.com |

Even if you love your job and have no immediate plans to stop working, there is a certain peace of mind in knowing you can walk away when the time comes.


Europe’s Pension Funds Are Running Low as Boomers Retire

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

Europe has the largest population of pensioners that continues to grow.


Over 60% of Americans Don't Know What They Need to Retire

Due | Equities.com |

A huge number of Americans have little to no retirement savings. Let’s look at some important retirement savings rules to make sure you are not part of this scary statistic.


Retirement Is Globally Dead

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

The main driver of this problem is increasing life expectancies.


Stress Tests on Retirement Plans Reveal the Dire Situation

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

The bad news is that the problem is approaching a breaking point, and yet everyone seems to ignore it.


Why Baby Boomer Pensions Are Doomed

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

Many of our economic problems result from the steady aging of the world’s population.


There's Only One (Political) Way to Save Social Security

Patrick Watson | Equities.com |

If politicians were honest, they would tell us not to bet on Social Security… or Medicare, for that matter. Both programs are unsustainable without major changes no one wants to make.


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Can the Media Solve the Partisan Conflict?

Andrew McCarthy, Contributing Editor, The National Review; Michael Zeldin, CNN Legal Analyst; Celeste Katz, Senior Political Reporter, Glamour; Silvia Davi, SVP, Contributing Editor, Equities.com; and Doug Simon, CEO, D S Simon Media discuss how the media’s role has shaped the landscape for communicators and what the media is trying to do to reduce discord in society.