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Local small businesses invited to participate in blitz
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Wealth column: 6 fall financial system must-dos
Business Notes - Sept. 17
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Outdoor Notes for Sept. 17
DNR conservation officer reports for Sept. 17
Palaniuk remains on top of season points race after first round of AOY Championship
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Clergy View: God has a part to play for everyone
This Was Brainerd - Sept. 22
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
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Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
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September 15, 2017
Why it's so hard for Americans to save for retirement
More than 35 years after he revolutionized the way Americans plan for retirement, Ted Benna is still trying to make it easier for people to save....
September 15, 2017 - 3:03pm
September 10, 2017
Wealth column: 4 financial "fumbles" to avoid
With the 2017-18 NFL season kicking off this weekend, we're sure to see our fair share of fumbles across the league. After all, these pros are...
September 10, 2017 - 3:00am
September 9, 2017
What savings? Survey says millennials not thinking about financial goals, but Grand Forks bankers aren't noticing that trend
A national credit union survey suggests millennials are getting worse at planning for their financial future, but that trend doesn't seem to...
September 9, 2017 - 9:10am
September 3, 2017
Wealth column: Why portfolio diversification is still important
If you're a frequent consumer of financial media, you likely understand the benefits of having a diversified portfolio. Even with all the coverage,...
September 3, 2017 - 9:30am
August 27, 2017
Wealth Column: 4 Steps to Improve Your Financial Fitness
Many people make it a goal to get physically fit for summer, but they take a long pause when it comes to ensuring they're financially fit. With...
August 27, 2017 - 11:30am
August 19, 2017
Wealth column: Emotions affect financial decisions far beyondinvesting
We love the quote "Don't make promises when you're happy, and don't make decisions when you're sad." It's a beautifully simple reminder to take...
August 19, 2017 - 10:30am
August 2, 2017
Wealth column: Dreaming of an Early Retirement? Here's How You Can Prepare
How much do you think it costs to retire? One recent study pegged the average price tag of retirement at about $740,000. This number seeks to...
August 2, 2017 - 8:47am
July 22, 2017
3 financial considerations for unmarried couples
There are many explanations—personal, financial and otherwise—why some couples don't get married. But because unmarried couples lack...
July 22, 2017 - 3:30am
July 18, 2017
The 401(k) match is back, and it's getting bigger
A common axiom among investors is to save early and often. Let time do the rest. If you save enough, the thinking goes, the stock market's inexorable...
July 18, 2017 - 4:46pm
June 16, 2017
3 Moves you should make in the first 3 years of retirement
We recently wrote about the importance of planning in the years leading up to your retirement. But once you retire, that doesn't mean the importance...
June 16, 2017 - 9:05pm
June 11, 2017
Wealth column: How Much of My Savings Should Be In Each Tax Bucket?
Frequent readers of this column and listeners to our radio program have heard us talk extensively about having "three buckets of money." We typically...
June 11, 2017 - 5:30am
June 3, 2017
3 moves you should make in the 3 years before you retire
Life's major milestones—graduations, births, weddings and cross-country moves—all require a certain amount of preparation. Retirement...
June 3, 2017 - 10:30am
May 20, 2017
Wealth Column: 5 steps toward a happier retirement
One of the most fortunate aspects of our financial advisory careers is that we have the privilege to live through the lives of our clients. It's...
May 20, 2017 - 8:30am
May 13, 2017
Wealth column: What You Need to Know before Purchasing a Hybrid Life Insurance Policy
Alton Brown, the renowned author and Food Network star, is notorious for hating kitchen gadgets that he refers to as "unitaskers." These are...
May 13, 2017 - 3:30am
April 29, 2017
Wealth Column: How you can help young people save for the future
April is nationally recognized as Financial Literacy Month. Financial literacy, and financial education as a whole, is an issue the two of us...
April 29, 2017 - 3:40am