These 5 States Are the Most Expensive Places to Retire
These 5 States Are the Most Expensive Places to Retire

on January 17, 2020

If you have or expect to have a modest retirement income, you may want to avoid spending your golden years here.

21 Items to Cut From Your Budget That You Won’t Even Miss
21 Items to Cut From Your Budget That You Won’t Even Miss

on January 14, 2020

Start off the new year by implementing these small-but-smart savings strategies. They’ll soon add up.

This Dietary Change Could Save Your Eyesight as You Age
This Dietary Change Could Save Your Eyesight as You Age

on January 15, 2020

Millions of Americans may be able to prevent an incurable cause of blindness by making a basic change.

36 Things That Will Soon Be Obsolete
36 Things That Will Soon Be Obsolete

on July 28, 2019

The writing is on the wall for dozens of things we have grown up with.

15 Cars That the Most Owners Drive for 15 Years or More
15 Cars That the Most Owners Drive for 15 Years or More

on January 14, 2020

Every vehicle on this list shares one thing in common.

Why Is My Pension Killing My Social Security Benefit?
Why Is My Pension Killing My Social Security Benefit?

on January 16, 2020

A reader says the government is penalizing him for having a pension. Is he right?

20 Surprising Things You Can Sell for Extra Money
20 Surprising Things You Can Sell for Extra Money

on January 16, 2020

From your closet to the beach, the trash you find may be someone else’s treasure.

7 Reasons You Should Not Claim Social Security Early
7 Reasons You Should Not Claim Social Security Early

on January 20, 2020

The sooner you claim your Social Security retirement benefits, the more you — and perhaps also your spouse — stand to lose. Here are the stakes.

7 ‘Money-Saving’ Moves That Cost You in the Long Run
7 ‘Money-Saving’ Moves That Cost You in the Long Run

on January 18, 2020

There are times when pinching pennies can backfire. Are you robbing yourself in any of these ways?

10 Ways to Research Your Family Tree for Free
10 Ways to Research Your Family Tree for Free

on January 20, 2020

Forget subscription-based genealogy websites. These databases and other resources are free.

Half of Older Adults Fear Dementia — Here’s How to Prevent It
Half of Older Adults Fear Dementia — Here’s How to Prevent It

on January 16, 2020

Many people use unproven tactics to prevent dementia, a study finds.

This Pastime Can Keep Your Mind Sharp at Any Age
This Pastime Can Keep Your Mind Sharp at Any Age

on January 18, 2020

Even people in their 70s stand to benefit by taking up this kind of activity.

9 Types of Retirement Income That Are Not Taxable
9 Types of Retirement Income That Are Not Taxable

on October 20, 2019

There are lots of things Uncle Sam can’t touch — so long as you play by the rules.

10 Tools You Need for Financial Stability
10 Tools You Need for Financial Stability

on January 17, 2020

Have these tools and accounts in place so you can weather whatever comes your way.

10 Websites That Offer Free E-Books
10 Websites That Offer Free E-Books

on May 15, 2019

You can download thousands of e-books for free if you know where to look. You don’t even need an e-reader.

7 Reasons You Should Not Move for Retirement
7 Reasons You Should Not Move for Retirement

on May 10, 2019

Sunny skies and warm breezes sound great. But in reality, you might be better off retiring closer to home. Here’s why.

4 Ways to Save Hundreds of Dollars on Cleaning Each Year
4 Ways to Save Hundreds of Dollars on Cleaning Each Year

on August 28, 2019

These simple tips can save you hundreds of dollars — or more — each year.

10 Gently Used Cars That Sell for More Than 50% off
10 Gently Used Cars That Sell for More Than 50% off

on January 13, 2020

Smart shoppers can score a huge bargain on these late-model used cars.

The 12 Most — and Least — Reliable Appliance Makers
The 12 Most — and Least — Reliable Appliance Makers

on October 22, 2019

How many of these brand names do you know?

8 Documents That Are Essential to Planning Your Estate
8 Documents That Are Essential to Planning Your Estate

on February 21, 2019

Do your loved ones a big favor: Get your affairs in order so you don’t leave your survivors to face a legal mess.

The Top 5 Social Security Questions of the Year — and the Answers
The Top 5 Social Security Questions of the Year — and the Answers

on January 18, 2020

These queries about Social Security retirement benefits drew the most attention from our readers in 2019.

5 Upgrades That Help Seniors Grow Old in Their Own Homes
5 Upgrades That Help Seniors Grow Old in Their Own Homes

on October 17, 2019

Are you planning to “age in place”? These safety-conscious home renovations can help.

28 Uses for Baby Oil That Will Save Any Adult Money
28 Uses for Baby Oil That Will Save Any Adult Money

on October 23, 2019

Here’s why this emollient for infants belongs in the home of every financially shrewd adult.

10 Colleges Where Tuition is Free
10 Colleges Where Tuition is Free

on May 27, 2019

College costs can cripple many budgets, but these institutions enable most if not all of their students to graduate debt-free.

7 Stores That Pay You to Bring a Reusable Bag
7 Stores That Pay You to Bring a Reusable Bag

on August 24, 2017

A handful of stores reward shoppers who bring their own bags to the store. Find out where you can save.