Ask Bob: Tracking Down and Paying Old Student Loans

Ask Bob: Tracking Down and Paying Old Student Loans

A reader wants to know how they can repay some old student loan debt before retiring.

3 Things Retirees Need to Know Ahead of the Tax Deadline

3 Things Retirees Need to Know Ahead of the Tax Deadline

Tax efficiency is king in retirement land. Here are 3 things you need to know to keep your golden years golden.

Ask Bob: In-Home Healthcare Support and Taxes

Ask Bob: In-Home Healthcare Support and Taxes

A reader asks about taxes on income from in-home healthcare support.

These Are the Best States for Retirees in 2019

These Are the Best States for Retirees in 2019

Do you want to live near the beach when you retire, or move closer to family? Some states will be kinder to your finances than others.

What Is a SIMPLE IRA and How Much Can You Contribute?

What Is a SIMPLE IRA and How Much Can You Contribute?

A SIMPLE IRA is an option for small businesses and the self-employed to offer a retirement plan. How does it work and what are the contribution limits?

You're Never Too Young to Save for Retirement

You're Never Too Young to Save for Retirement

Robert Powell's got a very doable list of ways to up your retirement savings, even if you think you're too young -- or that it's too late.

Stop Keeping Cash Reserves

Stop Keeping Cash Reserves

The idea of keeping a 10% cash reserve for bargain buying when the market tanks sounds good in theory, but in practice it never really works out that way.

Why We All Need Financial Education at Work

Why We All Need Financial Education at Work

Robert Powell writes that the better informed we are about our finances, the better our financial decisions and the less stress we have -- especially at work.

12 Must Read Articles to Make 2019 Tax Season Easier

12 Must Read Articles to Make 2019 Tax Season Easier

It doesn't matter if you are a retiree, married with children or a small business person. We can all use a little help filing our taxes. Read these articles and watch these videos for expert advice.

What Is The Average Retirement Savings in 2019?

What Is The Average Retirement Savings in 2019?

How much does the average American have saved for retirement? Nothing. Nothing at all.