Retirement

  1. Avoid Paying More for Medicare by Planning Ahead

    Use these methods to reduce your retirement income to avoid the income-related Medicare adjustment.
  2. Don't Lose out on Equity Compensation When You Retire

    Equity compensation can be a lucrative benefit that shouldn't be overlooked at retirement.
  3. Why Boomers Aren't Saving Enough for Retirement

    Baby Boomers still aren't saving enough for retirement. Here's what they can do to turn things around.
  4. IRA Taxes: Tips for Reducing What You'll Owe

    Once you retire, taxation on an IRA can become your biggest enemy. Here are a few steps that can help ease the tax burden.
  5. 6 Late-Stage Retirement Catch-Up Tactics

    It's not too late, but if you want to retire comfortably you'll have to be aggressive.
  6. How Much Millennials Should Save to Retire Comfortably

    Millennials may not be worrying about retirement just yet, but they should be thinking about how much they'll need to save ...
  1. Should You Delay Your Retirement?

    There are advantages to not retiring at age 66. And more money is not the only reason.
  2. 5 Ways to Use Your Home to Retire

    Retirement is going to cost a lot, and for homeowners who face a shortfall, their home can be a source of income. From downsizing ...
  3. Why a 10% Deferral to Your 401(k) May Not Be Enough

    Deferring 10% of your income to your 401(k) may not be enough. Consider an income plan that draws on 360 degrees of income ...
  4. 5 Things That Will Ruin Your Retirement Monthly Budget

    Living on a fixed income is easier said than done; even well-prepared retirees are surprised at how challenging it can be. ...
  5. 7 Ways to Use a Strong Credit Score During Retirement

    Find out why it is important to maintain a good credit in retirement. Learn seven reasons not to leave your credit score ...
  6. The Best Retirement Plans for Millennials

    Retirement is decades away, but if you make yourself start saving even a little now, all that time can make your money grow ...
  1. Don't Forget the Importance of an Estate Plan

    When it comes to financial planning, many people overlook the critical aspect of estate planning.
  2. Top 8 Estate Planning Mistakes

    Proper planning will help ensure that your wishes are honored and your heirs are well cared for.
  3. Social Security Fraud: What Is It Costing Taxpayers?

    Taxpayers lose billions of dollars every year, according to Social Security fraud statistics. What to look for.
  4. This Is the Biggest Risk to Your Retirement

    Many retirees have defined risk incorrectly, and are currently exposing themselves to the greatest risk of all, which is ...
  5. 5 Things That Will Ruin Your Retirement Monthly Budget

    Living on a fixed income is easier said than done; even well-prepared retirees are surprised at how challenging it can be. ...
  6. 7 Ways to Use a Strong Credit Score During Retirement

    Find out why it is important to maintain a good credit in retirement. Learn seven reasons not to leave your credit score ...
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