Posts From Dorianne Perrucci

Retirement Insecurity, Part I: Employers Suspend Retirement Plan Contributions

Current retirement security is elusive for many. Half of all seniors had average savings of $83,500,

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How Is COVID-19 Changing U.S. Retail?

How is COVID-19 changing U.S. retail? Changing shopper preferences and habits, and cutthroat competition. Some major

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How to Help Your Vulnerable Readers Stabilize Their Financial Lives During COVID-19

As their August recess approaches, Democratic and Republican lawmakers aren’t likely to agree on the funding

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Here’s Why Readers Should Open an Online Social Security Account ASAP

The conventional wisdom, from federal agencies to financial planners, is to wait until the age of

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Help Readers Weigh the Pros and Cons of 401(k) CARES Loans

In addition to economic stimulus checks, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, or CARES

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Help Your Readers Avoid Financial Scams: Part II

As reported in the first part of a series on the financial exploitation of U.S. seniors,

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Help Your Readers Spot These Sneaky COVID-19 Scams

As of May 7, 2020, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) received nearly 39,000 complaints from consumers

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Help Your Readers Avoid Financial Scams: Part I

As the elderly population of the United States continues to grow, there’s a sizable personal finance

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How Are Your Readers Planning to Spend Their Coronavirus Check?

That may seem to be a particularly pointless question to ask during the COVID-19 crisis. Year

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Report on the 7 Key Measures Packed into the CARES Act: Part II

The second part of a series on the financial help available from the newly-enacted Coronavirus Aid,

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