Archive for January 2018

Make sure your workplace retirement account contributions are up to date

The beginning of the new year is a good time to check your workplace retirement accounts to review your contributions. For 2018, the contribution limit for 401k, 403b and 457 workplace retirement plans is $18,500, up from $18,000 in 2017. If you’re age 50 or over, you can contribute an extra $6,000. And it’s always…

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Security experts recommend using password managers

Stop using the autofill feature of your web browser to automatically enter your username and password on websites you visit. And start using a password manager. That’s the advice of recent Princeton University research that found gaping security holes in browsers’ autofill features. People commonly use autofill because it makes logging on to websites much…

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