Here is January’s review of blog posts. We hope you find something you enjoy!

The Simple DollarAdding Flex to a Budget – Even the best planned budget can be hit with unexpected expenses from time to time. Don’t let those expenses derail your whole budget.

U.S. News MoneyWhy Pension Plans May Not be a Slam Dunk – Pensions can be very useful for those who are fortunate enough receive one. However, when you are planning your retirement, there are dangers to counting on that pension as a source of income.

U.S. News Money 7 Unexpected Retirement Expenses – Once you reach retirement, your income may need to be spread thinner than you thought.

U.S. News Money 7 New Social Security Rules for 2013 – It’s a good idea to be aware of these changes.

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