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New ways to avoid early withdrawal penalties from retirement accounts
Wealth Planning

New ways to avoid early withdrawal penalties from retirement accounts

The SECURE 2.0 Act introduced new ways to avoid a 10% early withdrawal penalty from retirement accounts. Our Bill Cass explains the implications for savers.

Driving convergence between retirement and wealth
Retirement

Driving convergence between retirement and wealth

Legislation is driving a renewed focus on workers without workplace savings plans, creating opportunities for both wealth advisors and retirement specialists. Our Retirement Strategist Mike Dullaghan discusses the trends.

SECURE 2.0 creates new backdoor Roth opportunity
Legislation

SECURE 2.0 creates new backdoor Roth opportunity

Here’s a look at how a new legislative provision may be an opportunity to help jump-start retirement savings for children while saving for college at the same time.

An attractive deal awaits small businesses when starting a workplace retirement plan
Education

An attractive deal awaits small businesses when starting a workplace retirement plan

Small business owners without workplace retirement plans now may take advantage of expanded tax credits if they establish one, according to John Kutz, National Retirement Plan Strategist at Franklin Templeton. He outlines recent regulatory and legal developments.