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The quality of the investment advice you receive from your financial adviser matters.  

As traditional pension plans have gone by the wayside, most American workers have become responsible for their own retirement security. But faced with so many complicated decisions, including how much to save and what types of investments to buy, many people seek help from professional financial advisers.

The recommendations that your financial adviser makes can affect whether you have comfortable retirement or whether you have to make significant sacrifices to your quality of life just to survive. CFA wants to make sure you’re receiving high quality investment advice that is designed to serve your best interests. We want to hear your experiences with your financial adviser. Complete the online survey today and tell CFA your investment story: http://www.consumerfed.org/news/833.

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Starting Over

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Until last summer, Michael Lindman spent money freely. “I was a union truck driver for 35 years and had a good income,” said Lindman. “I owned my own home, saved a little, and tried to live within my own budget. You always think there’s going to be that much coming in, but things can change in a split second.”

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Taking Steps Toward Financial Fitness

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon | November 7, 2014

Nicky Vasquez learned about Virginia Saves when she attended her first class with Bank On Virginia Beach. The instructor shared how important it was to have a written savings goal, and the entire class joined Virginia Saves as the first step toward financial fitness.

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Starting and Continuing a Personal Finance Journey

Written by Sara Cooper | December 23, 2013

When Kiara Hardin, now a junior at Western Illinois University, became an intern with the Chicago Summer Business Institute during her sophomore year of high school, she began her personal finance journey. The program required participants to open a savings account.

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