Many pre-retirees say what they expect to miss most from work is a reliable paycheck, but current retirees say this is actually the greatest loss.
Financial planners say fees and commissions in annuities can be a retirement killer for unsophisticated investors. Here is what you need to know.
According to new research from Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies, women are at a greater risk of not achieving a financially secure retirement compared to men. Here is advice.
Study shines light on retirees’ attitudes about life in retirement, time commitments, living arrangements, personal finances -- and also the things they "wish they knew then."
If you have received a tax refund or are expecting a check from Uncle Sam this year, instead of blowing it in one place, consider adding a little padding to your nest egg for your retirement. Here are strategies.
Diabetes is not just a health issue. According to the ADA, healthcare costs for people with diabetes are 2.3 times higher than for individuals who do not have diabetes.
We’re at the end of March, and tax time is just around the corner. Here are last minute filing tips for Boomers.
A recent survey reports that while most Baby Boomers know the importance of saving for retirement, building their nest egg is not at the top of their list.
Throughout your adult years, maintaining a healthy credit score is very important for obtaining the best rates for a mortgage, car loans and managing credit card debt.
The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, which takes effect on May 2, contains a provision that eliminates certain strategies that have been used to maximize Social Security retirement benefits.
Are baby boomers trusting their financial futures to a robot? The recent growth of online financial advice coming from robo-advisors appears to be the next big thing in investing.
The rising cost of prescription drugs are keeping baby boomers and seniors awake at night. What resources can older adults use when dealing with the rising costs?
Baby boomer small business owners are getting closer to retirement. What steps need to taken for a smooth transition when selling a business?
Building your nest egg over the course of your career is no easy task, but what can be more complicated is figuring out the best strategy for “withdrawing” the money you saved during retirement.
A Qualified Domestic Relations Order is an order that needs to be included in a divorce settlement agreement to provide former spouses their share of Erisa-qualified retirement assets.
As the oldest baby boomers turn 70 this year be sure to add RMD’s to your retirement vocabulary.
Shortly after the New Year’s celebrations ended, the stock market tumbled more than 1,000 points, making 2016 the worst five-day start to a year on record, according to Dow Jones.
When couples are several years apart in age and one spouse wants to retire earlier than the other, retirement can be a tricky transition.
Traditionally, New Year’s Eve is the time of year we commit to making positive changes in our lives for the year ahead. Yet again, finances are not a top priority.
Most presidential candidates lack a solid plan to fix Social Security and AARP wants some answers. Only 10% of Americans ages 25 to 69 are 'very confident' they will get as much as Social Security delivers today, and 18% believe they will get nothing..