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Why Father's Day Is a Fine Time to Consider Custody Options

Fathers and mothers alike should consider who'll look after their children's financial and emotional being if their parents die.

06/18/17 - 01:47 PM EDT

Getting an Inheritance? Don't Make These Mistakes

At first blush, gaining an inheritance seems like a real windfall. But botching the experience is more common than you might think.

05/20/17 - 01:40 PM EDT

How to Retire Abroad Without Spending All Your Savings

How to Retire Abroad Without Spending All Your Savings

U.S. citizens who retire abroad face tax and health care challenges, but they're easily navigated if you see them coming.

07/02/17 - 01:00 PM EDT

The Odds of a U.S. Recession Are Dangerously Low -- Is Anyone Thinking About the Worst?

The Odds of a U.S. Recession Are Dangerously Low -- Is Anyone Thinking About the Worst?

The odds of a recession occurring during the next 12 months are nearly nonexistent.

06/24/17 - 01:00 AM EDT

If You Are an Older Person, Use These 5 Tips To Prevent Being Terrified While Job Searching

If You Are an Older Person, Use These 5 Tips To Prevent Being Terrified While Job Searching

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Don't lose hope above all else.

06/18/17 - 05:20 PM EDT

When Oil Rallies, So Will These Stocks: Cramer's 'Off the Charts'

When Oil Rallies, So Will These Stocks: Cramer's 'Off the Charts'

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Chart watcher Carolyn Boroden says oil, and some big oil producers, may be about to rally.

04/05/17 - 06:23 AM EDT

Health Care In Retirement Costs Way More Than You Think

Health Care In Retirement Costs Way More Than You Think

Just about every U.S. worker across every generation underestimates the cost of health care in retirement, but they're frighteningly off-target.

06/16/17 - 06:25 AM EDT

Maybe Americans Are Learning by Not Taking Social Security Too Soon

Maybe Americans Are Learning by Not Taking Social Security Too Soon

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Americans are getting better with this whole retirement thing, as only 28% say they plan to take the benefit when eligible at 62.

06/10/17 - 01:20 PM EDT

10 Great Ways to Earn Extra Money in Retirement

10 Great Ways to Earn Extra Money in Retirement

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With millions of Americans underprepared financially for retirement, added income for retirees won't be a luxury - it will be a necessity.

06/10/17 - 01:00 PM EDT

10 Retirement Myths -- Debunked

10 Retirement Myths -- Debunked

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Here are 10 common retirement myths and why following them is not an effective strategy to building up an adequate portfolio once you stop working.

06/10/17 - 12:40 PM EDT

If You Believe What's Happening to Small Businesses, the U.S. Economy Could Soon Shock Some People

If You Believe What's Happening to Small Businesses, the U.S. Economy Could Soon Shock Some People

Small businesses in the U.S. are borrowing at a slower pace, new data reveals.

06/01/17 - 07:00 PM EDT

Millennials Are Taking a Family Risk by Not Creating a Will

Millennials Are Taking a Family Risk by Not Creating a Will

Data show that younger Americans are going without a will and could be placing their households at risk as a result.

03/11/17 - 03:20 PM EST

Social Security Delays Are the Norm for Older Americans

Social Security Delays Are the Norm for Older Americans

For myriad reasons, older U.S. adults are holding off on collecting Social Security, and that means bigger checks, but some bigger risks, too.

05/07/17 - 03:00 PM EDT