No matter how much you prepare for retirement, there will be some surprises--both financially and emotionally.
Seemingly straightforward questions about claiming Social Security spousal benefits can wind up becoming complicated in a hurry. Here's one answer.
Every American who has retired with economic security - or hopes to - should know these two dates in our history: August 14, 1935, and September 2, 1974.
It’s a conversation that most of us have with our elderly parents at some point. Here’s how to talk about their driving.
Forget the myths—and other misinformation—about what it takes to succeed in the quest for a seven-figure net worth. Let this guide help keep you on the road to real wealth.
Reports about shrinking SS benefits and underfunded or
nonexistent pensions have left many Americans believing retirement is a
Save 15% of pay for 30 years and you will be fine, a new study shows. Save for longer, and it gets much easier.
More investors are using a "bucket strategy" to provide retirement income. But if you do it wrong, you could put your portfolio at risk.
Your home, job and pensions are an important – and often overlooked – part of your investment picture.
Build a comfortable nest egg for the future by determining which investments should go into your retirement account.