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..
The holidays are here and usually the furthest thing from our minds is our 2015 tax return. But you can take steps you now, before the end of the year, to increase your tax refund next year or lower the taxes you may owe.
There will be no cost of living adjustment (COLA) for seniors in their Social Security checks in 2016. Effective since 1975, seniors have received these automatic benefit increases every year with the exception of 2010 and 2011.
We are approaching the end of Medicare’s annual open enrollment period. This is important to remember because it is often the only time in the year when you can make changes to your Medicare health plan coverage.