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401(k) Accounts Head North Amid Market Gains

Posted on 01/30/2013 by |Money and Work | Comments

Bulletin Today | Money & SavingsNeed a pick-me-up to go with your morning cup of coffee? Try checking out your 401(k) account. It should be fatter today. As the stock market continues to climb, so do our retirement accounts. In the last week, in fact, our portfolio balances likely increased by much more than we expected. [Retirement shortfall? See how to get back on track.] The Dow Jones index is up by nearly 2 percent in the last week, flirting with the high 14,000 mark. …