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47% of Older People Now Die With This Diagnosis

on August 8, 2022

Greater awareness of this condition has led to more diagnoses.

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9 Colleges That Offer Free Tuition for Seniors

on August 8, 2022

These schools let retirement-age students earn credits, or audit classes just for pleasure — for free.

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6 Big Obstacles to Having a Comfortable Retirement

on August 8, 2022

U.S. workers are spending more and saving less. A new survey identified half a dozen reasons why.

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Older Adults Who Sleep With Light Risk These Health Conditions

on August 6, 2022

The risk of developing three ailments appears correlated to light exposure at night.

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7 Facts Most People Get Wrong About Social Security

on August 5, 2022

A survey finds that people misunderstand key provisions of the program.

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Social Security: Nearly Half of Americans Plan to Take Benefits Early

on August 5, 2022

However, there are some important drawbacks to this strategy.

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8 Ways Inflation Is Impacting Our Wallets

on August 3, 2022

Many of us are making big shifts in our patterns of spending and saving.

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5 Types of Investments Americans Use to Save for Retirement

on August 2, 2022

Savers say these are their favorite ways to build a nest egg.

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11 Things Retirees Should Always Buy at Costco

on July 28, 2022

This leader in bulk shopping is a great place to find discounts in the fixed-income years.

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Fed Issues Another 0.75-Point Rate Hike

on July 27, 2022

The ripple effects stand to affect everyone: savers, investors, borrowers … even those who already are retired.

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The Average Retirement Income in 2022

on July 27, 2022

Find out how much typical retirees are living off of this year — and how to boost your income.

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What Happens If I Really Do Run Out of Money in Retirement?

on July 27, 2022

It’s a reasonable worry, but not the end of the world — especially if you take these steps.

Upset women with savings
35% of Workers with a 401(k) Have Made This Questionable Move

on July 26, 2022

Many financial advisers frown on this type of decision.

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7 Ways to Score Cheap or Free Dental Work for Seniors on Medicare

on July 26, 2022

Try one of these options to get low-cost dental care.

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5 Stomach Conditions Tied to Alzheimer’s Disease

on July 26, 2022

Abnormal levels of cholesterol have also been linked to the illness.

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11 Figures You Need to Know for a Secure Retirement

on July 26, 2022

These numbers are crucial to understanding your overall retirement picture.

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Medicare Will Not Cover These 9 Medical Costs

on July 25, 2022

Don’t let these health care expenses catch you off guard in retirement.

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Retiring in a Bear Market? 7 Things to Do Now

on July 25, 2022

Make the wrong decisions now, and it can have life-altering consequences.

Worker with a briefcase full of cash
Have a 401(k)? Here’s a Secret Retirement Plan You Probably Don’t Know About

on July 25, 2022

This option allows you to put away up to $61,000 annually for retirement.

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New Bill Could Lower Taxes for Retirees in 2023

on July 22, 2022

The upshot? The possibility of lower taxable income, a lower tax bill and even a lower tax rate.

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