2011 401k, 403b, and 457 Plan Contribution Limits

Tweet Retirement Plan Contribution Limits Remain Unchanged in 2011 Employees saving for retirement are not getting any favors from the government this year. The contribution limits for the major employer-sponsored retirement plans: 401(k)s, 403(b)s (what is a 403b), and 457(b)s will not get an increase. That means like in 2010, the 2011 limit remains $16,500 […]

When Talk Is Cheap: Ways to Save Money On Your Phone Bill

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Tweet Overpriced data packages and pay-by-the-minute cell phone service can cost the average family a pretty penny.  In fact, the Utility Consumers’ Action Network, a San Diego consumer advocacy group, reported that the average cell phone user pays $3.02 a minute.  Customers paying for “anytime minutes” only use a third of the time allotted to […]