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When to Take Social Security

One of the biggest decisions any American must make pre-retirement is when to take Social Security.

12/04/16 - 05:00 PM EST

How Your Health Savings Account Can Fund Retirement

A health savings account can do more than just pay for this year's medical bills. It can supercharge your retirement savings with a triple tax-free boost.

12/04/16 - 04:00 PM EST

7 Steps for Planning Your Retirement

7 Steps for Planning Your Retirement

As to-do lists go, this is one you might not want to ignore.

12/04/16 - 03:00 PM EST

How to Get Your Ex-Spouse's Social Security Benefits

How to Get Your Ex-Spouse's Social Security Benefits

Divorced? You may be able to collect Social Security benefits based on your ex's earnings. But some important limits apply.

12/04/16 - 02:40 PM EST

5 Biggest Mistakes Couples Make in Retirement Planning

5 Biggest Mistakes Couples Make in Retirement Planning

Retirement planning isn't easy. You might think, however, that having a spouse or partner to plan with you would make it easier. Guess again.

12/04/16 - 02:20 PM EST

Why So Many Americans and Canadians Move to Ajijic, Mexico

Why So Many Americans and Canadians Move to Ajijic, Mexico

With close-to-perfect weather, low costs and great lifestyle, Ajijic is a very appealing place to live.

12/03/16 - 12:40 PM EST

Recent Social Security COLA Should Be a Warning

Recent Social Security COLA Should Be a Warning

While the 2017 cost of living adjustment for Social Security didn't lead to many cheers, experts say it can serve as a good wake up for Americans.

11/26/16 - 04:00 PM EST

Estate Planning in Trump's America

Estate Planning in Trump's America

Nothing--under ordinary times--is certain except death and taxes. But under President Donald Trump--only death is certain.

11/26/16 - 02:40 PM EST

Tale of Two Millennials: Those That Delay Adulthood and Those With Kids of Their Own

Tale of Two Millennials: Those That Delay Adulthood and Those With Kids of Their Own

Paying off debt is the new savings as many Millennials are wary of credit cards and real estate

11/26/16 - 02:00 PM EST

5 Tips on Managing Risk in Your Portfolio

5 Tips on Managing Risk in Your Portfolio

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With so many unknowns in the investing world, it's important to manage risk, limiting downside, while protecting upside. These tips can help.

11/20/16 - 04:00 PM EST

How to Minimize the Tax Bite on Your Social Security Check

How to Minimize the Tax Bite on Your Social Security Check

40% of Social Security beneficiaries pay income tax on the benefit. Here's how to minimize that tax bite.

11/20/16 - 01:00 PM EST

Planning to Work in Retirement? Better Start Planning Now

Planning to Work in Retirement? Better Start Planning Now

The big question these days is, should we even call it retirement any more?

11/20/16 - 12:20 PM EST

Estate Tax Planning in the Trump Presidency

Estate Tax Planning in the Trump Presidency

'Stay healthy' - key advice for wealthy seniors until the estate tax dust settles in D.C.

11/19/16 - 02:40 PM EST

Americans Still Struggle With Saving for a Rainy Day

Americans Still Struggle With Saving for a Rainy Day

While Americans try to find money to plow into retirement accounts and 401(k) plans, most seem to be neglecting another crucial savings account -- the all-important rainy day fund.

11/18/16 - 06:45 AM EST