Articles in Retirement


How Much Social Security Benefits Will Rise in 2015

Are Social Security benefits going up next year? Yes, slightly. Social Security beneficiaries will receive a 1.7% cost of living increase in 2015, boosting the average monthly benefit for retired... Read >>

Joe Young

What Is Asset Allocation, And How Do You Use It Correctly?

When sketching out a retirement portfolio, many complex phrases are thrown around by HR departments, employers and financial advisors — often with little explanation — leaving employees feeling... Read >>


A Prescription to Ease your Retirement Anxiety

Do names matter? According to Shakespeare, "A rose by any other name would smell as sweet." Yet as Romeo and Juliet tragically discover, names can make a big difference and the wrong... Read >>


The Right Place to Retire

Before my husband, "the Pilot," and I got married years ago, we made sure we were on the same page about the important things like values and children. But like most folks, we didn't... Read >>


Since You Asked: Can I Work and Collect Social Security?

Not sure if your work related income exceeds this year's threshold? Click here to see where you stand. Got more Social Security questions? Check out our Retirement Center for further insights. ... Read >>

Joe Young

Estate Planning Guide 101: A Basic Guide To Establishing Your Estate

Although often neglected, drawing up an estate plan is as essential to your legacy’s future as drawing up a simple will. A trust, or estate, is not the same as a will  - and both are... Read >>


What You'll Pay in the Medicare Part D Doughnut Hole

I read your What You'll Pay for Medicare in 2015 column, but I did not see a mention of the doughnut hole for Medicare Part D. Isn't the gap in coverage shrinking again for 2015? The... Read >>

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Life Expectancy Rises: 5 Best Stocks to Buy

By John Divine, InvestorPlace Assistant Editor There will always be some degree of chaos in the world, but one aspect of our quality of life is getting objectively better: life expectancy.... Read >>


What You'll Pay for Medicare in 2015

I am looking over my budget for next year. How much will Medicare premiums cost in 2015? Medicare Part B premiums will be $104.90 per month in 2015, which is the same as the 2014 premiums. The... Read >>


Sometimes The Kids Need A Push

By Jennie L. Phipps for Chances are your adult children may take your help when money is tight, but at the same time, they probably don't want your financial advice. A new... Read >>

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