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The decision to retire is a personal one that's as much psychological as financial.
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I hadn’t reckoned on some curveballs along the way — especially when it came to signing up for Medicare Part B and Medigap.
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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.
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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