We’ve all made financial blunders at one time or another. But the negative impacts are particularly severe for baby boomers near or in retirement. Here is what you should know.
Believe it or not, the last five years before you retire may be some of the most critical in retirement planning. Here is a checklist.
Since the cost of long-term care increases with age, purchasing insurance for it is most affordable before retirement -- a time when boomers aren't typically focused on making that purchase.
It’s a statistic nobody wants to face: about 70% of women today will outlive the men in their lives. Will you be prepared financially? Here is advice.
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When you're at midlife and the kids are teens, coverage through work isn't enough.
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When one spouse controls the other's life insurance, it may be time to stage a coup.
Many of us hold on to an idyllic vision of our golden years, imagining we'll be in good health and living self-sufficiently in our own home.