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Kiplinger's Retirement Report
Susan Garland is the former editor of Kiplinger's Retirement Report, a personal finance publication whose subscribers are retirees and those approaching retirement. Before joining Kiplinger in 2006, Garland was a freelance writer whose work appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, BusinessWeek, Modern Maturity (now AARP The Magazine), Fortune Small Business and other publications. For 12 years, Garland was a Washington-based correspondent for BusinessWeek, covering the White House, national politics, social policy and legal affairs. Garland is a graduate of Colgate University.
What's on the line if the Affordable Care Act is wiped out.
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Those in their fifties and sixties with health coverage through the Affordable Care Act may get hit the hardest by a repeal.
Local volunteer networks can assist those who need help with medical care.
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More retirees are looking for places to call home that can accommodate their wants and needs, but aren't assisted living facilities.
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Before you move forward with setting up an online crowdfunding campaign, here's what you need to know.
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'Green Houses' offer homier atmospheres and more individual attention from caregivers.
Make sure you take all the write-offs you deserve.
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Wealthy taxpayers who split time between states should be prepared to prove where their true home lies.
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Wanting to do more than just handing over cash, many donors are taking an active role in ensuring their charitable gift will yield results.
Setting up a special needs trust could help preserve your child's eligibility for benefits.
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You can do good and trim your tax bill at the same time.
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Federal rules now allow taxpayers to invest a portion of their retirement accounts into a longevity annuity.
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From tax-loss harvesting to donating appreciated stock, scour your financial picture to figure out the best ways to trim your taxes.
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The big changes in estate tax law in recent years can significantly affect estate plans that were put into place under old rules.
Using a liability-driven investing strategy can help retirees account for projected spikes in spending.
If you are about to turn 65, get up to speed quickly on the rules. Missing an enrollment deadline can be costly.
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Depending on the tax rates of you and your children, a traditional IRA may net a larger inheritance.
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