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Finally, a retirement plan friendly to smaller savers?

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Under the president's plan, myRA retirement accounts would be available to U.S. workers who don't have access to a 401(k) plan.

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How could myRA and other proposals help with your retirement?

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The U.S. retirement system isn’t working for millions of American workers. They need more help in preparing for a secure retirement.

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MyRA for workers whose employers don't offer retirement plan

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President Obama said last week he will add to the panoply of retirement accounts a new one aimed at workers whose employers don't offer a workplace plan.

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Experts split on value of Obama's new 'myRA' retirement account plan

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President Obama's plan to address tough issues facing workers with little or no retirement savings may have issues of its own.

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Hello, myRA: Retirement Savings for Beginners

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A new acronym has been added to the lexicon of savings and retirement plans - the myRA. That stands for My Retirement Account and is a twist on the well-known IRA or Individual Retirement Account.

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Obama’s MyRA program seen as a modest first step to get people saving for retirement

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President Obama’s plan to create retirement accounts for workers who do not have that option on the job represents a tiny first step toward addressing the increasingly urgent problem of Americans who do not save enough for old age, analysts say.

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myRA retirement plans, explained [audio]

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President Obama unveiled the new "MyRA" plans in his State of the Union speech last night. He stumbled a bit over the name, and there's still some confusion about what they'll be called -- some of the folks we talked to are pronouncing it "Myra," like the name.

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Treasury to pick manager for Obama myRA retirement program

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President Barack Obama's new "myRA" retirement savings program will be run by a private-sector money management firm chosen by the U.S. Treasury Department from a field of up to 30 firms, a senior administration official said on Wednesday.

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Obama’s MyRA Gets Early Go Ahead

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President Barack Obama is moving quickly to make good on his pledge to create a new "starter" savings program for workers without a retirement plan on the job.

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Pension Rights Center Calls myRAs “A First Step” Leading to Comprehensive Solutions to the Retirement Crisis

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WASHINGTON – The Pension Rights Center lauded the Obama administration today for recognizing the severity of the retirement income crisis by proposing a new Treasury bond to promote savings, particularly for low- and moderate-wage earners.

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