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Pulling up roots to be near the children and grandchildren is a huge decision. Don’t let a brilliant idea dazzle you into getting it wrong.
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Most people don’t know even the basic rules of Social Security. That can lead to filer’s remorse—and thousands of forgone dollars.
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Most retirees of moderate means, as well as those who are affluent, don't even spend all of their income, much less draw down the principal in their nest egg.
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Your challenge: Maintain financial security without sacrificing life experiences.
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Strategies to get on the same page – or chart a new course.
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Most people approaching retirement have a number of resources to tap if they need money.
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How to help your spouse save more and maximize Social Security benefits.
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Fixing up a house to sell often means spending thousands of dollars in repairs and upgrades.
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Mom's costs for medical care are manageable so far and, surprisingly, they haven't gone up much over the years.
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Whether you want to work for yourself or for someone else, take these steps to make it happen.
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There's no shortage of angst and confusion about enrolling in Medicare. We've got answers.
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Neighborhood villages allow members to stay at home and have access to everything from pet walking and grocery runs to a list of vetted workers.
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If you decide you hate your new digs, you can move again without a hassle.
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Actuaries use present value to calculate the worth of future payouts. But people who wouldn't know a calculator from a remote control can use it, too.
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Impressive credentials following an adviser's name may represent not much more than attendance at a weekend seminar.
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Plenty of adventurous retirees set up housekeeping full-time or part-time in Europe, Latin America, Asia or other parts of the world.
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Online calculators can help you estimate your life expectancy and determine how much money you'll need to retire.
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