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Through monthly articles, interviews, columns and research, the Journal of Financial Planning has covered everything from history-making concepts to cutting-edge news. Our readers trust our content because they know it will always be objective, peer-reviewed and a reflection of what financial planners like you experience in practice every day.


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COVER STORY -- FUTURE TENSE: Post-COVID-19 Future of Financial Planning

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RESEARCH -- The Roth/Pretax Decision in Late Career Years: The Increasing Importance of Accumulated Assets in Light of the SECURE Act

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