Retirement

  1. 3 Tips for Managing the Retirement Planning Maze

    Use these three tips to make your way safely through the retirement maze.
  2. Six Options for Moving Retirement Money - Part I

    If you leave your current job and have a 401(k), there are many things you can do with it.
  3. Retirement Income Planning Made Easier With the 3-5-7 Strategy

    If you are worried about running out of retirement income, use the 3-7-5 strategy.
  4. Inherited IRA Distributions and Taxes: Getting it Right

    If you have inherited an IRA account you don’t need to turn it over to the estate, regardless of what the will says.
  5. 12 Things to Do Now to Be More Prepared for Retirement

    Planning ahead is the secret to experiencing your retirement vision. Here are steps you can take to work towards the retirement ...
  6. Protect Retirement Money from Market Volatility

    The economy has its ups and downs. Investors who take a disciplined approach and diversify their portfolios are better prepared ...
  1. The Frugal Senior's Guide to a Comfortable Retirement

    Living frugally in retirement can still be comfortable as long as you plan well and avoid being unduly cheap. It’s all a ...
  2. Can You Retire in Five Years?

    The countdown is on. Find out whether you'll be ready to leave the working world.
  3. Why Retirement Planning Is About More Than Money

    A crucial step in retirement planning that shouldn't be overlooked doesn't involve finances.
  4. Can You Trust Your Trustee?

    Ignorance and incompetence can cost you money. Make sure your trustee is up to the task.
  5. 3 Tips for Managing the Retirement Planning Maze

    Use these three tips to make your way safely through the retirement maze.
  6. Retirement Income Planning Made Easier With the 3-5-7 Strategy

    If you are worried about running out of retirement income, use the 3-7-5 strategy.
  1. This Is Why People Flunk Retirement

    Many people are making these mistakes and putting their retirement in jeopardy.
  2. Ask Anne: Can An HSA Help Me Save for Retirement?

    Anne encourages you to take a look at health savings accounts (HSAs), a new savings option from many employers, during this ...
  3. A Back to School Homework Assignment for Parents

    The fall season is a good time to assess and take charge of your finances.
  4. The Couple's Guide to Medical Expense Planning in Retirement

    Most health-expense planning is based on the individual, but if you're married there are two of you. Plan for two from the ...
  5. What Will Healthcare Cost After Retirement?

    The price tag may shock you, which is why you should do some pre-retirement calculations.
  6. Affluent Medicare Recipients: Beware 2018

    Next year, rates will go up even more. How to start preparing and why $1 of income could make a huge difference.
  1. The Frugal Senior's Guide to a Comfortable Retirement

    Living frugally in retirement can still be comfortable as long as you plan well and avoid being unduly cheap. It’s all a ...
  2. Can You Trust Your Trustee?

    Ignorance and incompetence can cost you money. Make sure your trustee is up to the task.
  3. The Executor's Checklist: 7 Things To Do Before They Die

    Being an executor comes with a lot of responsibility, and these tips will reduce the complications that can come with the ...
  4. Retirement Income Planning Made Easier With the 3-5-7 Strategy

    If you are worried about running out of retirement income, use the 3-7-5 strategy.
  5. This Is Why People Flunk Retirement

    Many people are making these mistakes and putting their retirement in jeopardy.
  6. Getting Started On Your Estate Plan

    With some preparation, you can save your heirs from paying a hefty estate tax. Here are some tips.
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