Rodney Brooks is the former Deputy Managing Editor/Personal Finance and columnist for USA TODAY. He currently writes a retirement column for the Sunday Washington Post. He has also written on retirement and personal finance for Black Enterprise magazine, MarketWatch.com, as well as several other financial web sites. Brooks is author of Is One Million Dollars Enough: A Guide to Planning for and Living through a Successful Retirement.
Recent Articles By The Author
Why You Need a Financial Planner
As planning for your golden years gets increasingly Byzantine, it can pay to hire a pro.
Biggest Threats to People Who Are Already Retired
The dangers are pervasive for people in their golden years. Here's what to look out for.
What Baby Boomers Should Do to Plan for Retirement
It's never too late to start saving for retirement. Here's what to do as you're nearing your golden years.
How to Save for Retirement in Your 40s
Many people wait until later in life to start saving for retirement. It gets complicated with kids and aging parents, but Gen X can find a winning strategy.
Retirement Planning for Millennials
Gen Y-ers have the opportunity to use the new year as an opportunity to get on track when it comes to saving for the future.