Plan Well, Retire Well Funded in part by a grant from the Investor Protection Trust, this nonprofit University of Illinois site provides independent, objective investor education.
Money 101: Planning for Retirement Provides tools which helps estimate how well a person's savings program is preparing him for retirement.
Retirement Confidence Survey Latest retirement research from the Employee Benefits Research Institute
Retirement Savings Education Campaign Information about retirement from the U.S. Department of Labor Employee Benefits Security Administration.
Smart 401k Investing Step-by-step guide to starting, investing and managing your retirement account.
Top 10 ways to Beat the Clock and Prepare for Retirement Concise booklet created by the Department of Labor Employee Benefits Security Administration.
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation Federal corporation protecting workers in defined pension benefit plans.
Social Security Administration Use retirement planner and benefits calculator, apply for benefits, and find Social Security information and tools.
Retirement Calculator A calculator to help create a retirement plan. View retirement savings balance and withdrawals for each year until the end of the retirement. Social security is calculated on a sliding scale based on income.
Medicare.gov Official U.S. site for Medicare, with information on enrollment, eligibility, coverage, and claims.
HealthCare.gov: Taking Health Care Into Your Own Hands Learn about insurance options, coverage, and consumer rights under the new Affordable Care Act.
National Association of Insurance Commissioners Consumer Information Source Check out an insurance company's complaint record before purchasing insurance, provided by insurance regulators from 50 states.
Stop Medicare Fraud Tools, announcements, and information from the U.S. Departments of Health & Human Services and Department of Justice on fighting and reporting Medicare fraud.
360taxes.org Public service site sponsored by the AICPA offering tips and checklists for tax season and year-round tax planning.
Internal Revenue Service Tax forms, publications, and online services for individuals, businesses, charities, nonprofits, and government entities.
Tax Relief/Job Creation Act of 2010 CCH Tax Briefing and special report on the 2-yr tax cut extension.
Smart Tax Planning Lessons on methods to legally lower a tax burden throughout the year. The program covers retirement plans, education plans, flexible spending accounts and transportation savings accounts, investing and tax fraud.
The Road to Homeownership A program that covers everything one neesd to know to start the homebuying process off right. It includes preparing for homeownership, understanding mortgages, getting a loan, searching for a home and making an offer, and closing and tax benefits.
Avoiding Foreclosures Accurate, unbiased information from HUD for homeowners facing foreclosure.
Help for Homeowners from the Illinois Attorney General Important information for homeowners behind in mortgage payments to avoid foreclosure and avoid scams.
Making Home Affordable U.S. government program providing support for homeowners, including mortgage and foreclosure assistance.
Mortgage Foreclosure Resources Resources from the Federal Reserve System for consumers, small municipalities, housing counselors, and community groups.
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