Many public and private pensions have been underfunded. That could mean shrinking benefits, smaller cost-of-living increases and later retirements. Here’s what you can do.
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Checking the performance, fees and asset allocation of your IRA, 401(k) and other investments can be done fairly quickly if you use these three steps.
Sharing your home with older family members isn’t for everyone, but it may cut costs and make caregiving simpler for you. Here’s help with eight questions about the money side of the decision.
The retirement of thousands of former Detroit city employees may be a casualty of the city’s bankruptcy.
Here’s something you may not know: You don’t have to sign up for Medicare. The catch? If you don’t enroll when you’re first eligible, you could pay some serious financial penalties later in life.
Claiming a large check from Social Security may hurt you in the long run.