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How to Ensure Robust and Steady Retirement Income Using Annuities

Annuities can pay solid income through the retirement years. However, many investors are too intimidated to give these instruments a try. Here is a primer.

08/21/16 - 11:40 AM EDT

MetLife's Uphill Battle Against a Costly Four-Letter Word

Tickers in this article: MET AIG PRU GE

A federal court ruling that MetLife wasn't a 'SIFI' was seen as a victory, but an appeal creates uncertainty -- and higher costs -- for the company moving forward.

08/18/16 - 06:14 AM EDT

Hoarding and Homeowners Insurance: 7 Warning Signs That Could Cost You

Hoarding and Homeowners Insurance: 7 Warning Signs That Could Cost You

Hoarders are up against many potential hazards and challenges, including the risk of losing their homeowners insurance. Learn the warning signs and tips to protect your homeowners insurance policy.

08/10/16 - 08:41 AM EDT

10 States Where It Costs the Most to Insure Teen Drivers

10 States Where It Costs the Most to Insure Teen Drivers

If you're a parent in a state that doesn't regulate car insurance rates and has either too many drivers or rural roads, your premiums could double.

08/07/16 - 02:00 PM EDT

How Not to Go Broke Buying Prescription Drugs: Advice for Seniors

How Not to Go Broke Buying Prescription Drugs: Advice for Seniors

Here are three tips for controlling pharmacy expenses in Medicare Part D.

07/17/16 - 10:20 AM EDT

Obamacare Repeal: Here's the Most Important Bullet Point in House Republicans' Health Care Plan

Obamacare Repeal: Here's the Most Important Bullet Point in House Republicans' Health Care Plan

High-risk pools are the latest in the long-running game of three-card monte that is a Republican health care plan.

06/28/16 - 12:12 PM EDT

Here Is What Your Health Care Actually Costs Each Year

Here Is What Your Health Care Actually Costs Each Year

While your out-of-pocket health care costs are lower than they were, they're still substantial for older folks. Start saving now.

06/26/16 - 01:20 PM EDT

Job change and Obamacare: How to deal with a health insurance gap

Job change and Obamacare: How to deal with a health insurance gap

Here are tricks for dealing with a coverage gap between jobs.

06/22/16 - 11:56 AM EDT

How Millennials Should Buy Their First Health Insurance Plan

How Millennials Should Buy Their First Health Insurance Plan

Millennials who are graduating from college and entering the workforce need to ensure they purchase the right type of health insurance coverage.

05/28/16 - 02:00 PM EDT

The Nasty Medicare Advantage Gotcha

The Nasty Medicare Advantage Gotcha

Managed care Advantage plans save seniors money - but do they save lives?

05/23/16 - 12:22 PM EDT

Hospital Refunds Patients’ Money When Complaints Are Filed

Hospital Refunds Patients’ Money When Complaints Are Filed

Geisinger in Pennsylvania has embarked on a new strategy to attract and retain more patients: give refunds to patients who complain, without asking any questions.

05/19/16 - 09:32 AM EDT

5 Disability Insurance Myths That Need to Be Debunked

5 Disability Insurance Myths That Need to Be Debunked

There are plenty of myths linked to disability insurance. Here are some of the worst.

05/14/16 - 01:00 PM EDT

This Arcane Deal at AIG Reveals a Shocking Truth About Pre-2008 Mortgages

This Arcane Deal at AIG Reveals a Shocking Truth About Pre-2008 Mortgages

Tickers in this article: AIG

AIG secures $300 million in indemnity reinsurance for mortgage insurance policies issued before 2008, signaling renewed interest in financial products once viewed as untouchable.

05/10/16 - 03:51 PM EDT