Casey Dowd Archive
Published February 28, 2013
New research shows retirees are facing a major decline in their living standards in the last seven years of retirement due to inadequately funded retirement savings. Don’t let this happen to you.
Published February 21, 2013
Living on a fixed-income in retirement can be difficult, especially with the burden of debt. Here are tips on how to manage and reduce debt in retirement that would crimp boomers’ lifestyles.
Published February 14, 2013
Getting divorced later in life can impact boomers’ financial situations in a very complex manner especially when it comes to dividing retirement accounts.
Published February 07, 2013
Downsizing in retirement hints at reducing cost, but that isn't always the case.
Published January 31, 2013
As more baby boomers plan to leave the work force this year, here’s what they need to do to ensure financial security.
Published January 24, 2013
Every penny counts when you are living on a fixed-income in retirement. Here are five easy ways to shore up your budget without having to make significant lifestyle changes.
Published January 17, 2013
Older boomers who missed the technology train shouldn’t feel like they can never get on board.
Published January 10, 2013
There are many changes coming this year that will impact a boomer's budget--here's how they can plan for them.
Published December 19, 2012
Americans are stuck in a holding pattern when it comes to their financial planning because the fate of tax breaks remains unclear as lawmakers struggle to reach a deal on the fiscal cliff. But there are some steps boomers can take before ringing in the new year to protect and enhance their finances and taxes.
Published December 13, 2012
The emotional aspect of leaving the workforce can be jarring and many new retirees have a tough time organizing, prioritizing and feeling productive with the new-found time. Here are some tips to smooth the transition.