Articles in Retirement


Since You Asked: Will my benefits be reduced if I go back to work?

Are you considering collecting Social Security while working?  Your age can make a big difference click here to find out where you stand. Rob Kron, Managing Director, is the head of... Read >>


Save on Taxes by Donating RMDs From Your Retirement Plan?

I've made a tax free contribution of my required minimum distribution from my IRA to charity for the past few years and would like to do it again. Has this law been approved for 2014?(Editor's... Read >>


48-Year-Old Has Just $6K For Retirement

By Dr. Don Taylor, Ph.D., CFA, CFP, CASL for Dear Dr. Don, I have a $250,000 mortgage and $6,000 in a 403(b) retirement account. I am 48 years old. My mortgage won't be... Read >>


6 Ways To Boost Your Income In A Big Way

By Shelly K. Schwartz for Budgets and penny-pinching are all well and good, but if you're looking to give your income a serious lift, there is no substitute for... Read >>

Joe Young

10 Financial Resolutions to Keep In the New Year

As the calendar nears the end of its final page, New Year’s resolutions once more become a conversational go-to. Not just fodder for water cooler chat or office party banter, New Year’s... Read >>


Why Social Security Isn't Going Away

Stephen Goss is chief actuary of the Social Security Administration. KIPLINGER'S What do you say to people who worry that Social Security won't be around when they reach retirement age? GOSS The... Read >>


6 Ways to Fix Social Security

Despite dire predictions, partisan disputes and a natural tendency to procrastinate, Congress is not about to let Social Security go south. And when it does decide to fix the social insurance... Read >>


When You Should Sign Up for Medicare

I will be 65 soon. When do I sign up for Medicare? You can enroll in Medicare as early as three months before the month you turn 65 and up to three months after the month you turn 65.... Read >>


7 Steps To Retirement Happiness

By Jennie L. Phipps for For many people, happiness and satisfaction with their lifestyle are byproducts of retirement. A whopping 72 percent of retirees said they were... Read >>


Silver Lining for the Social Security Earnings Test

Working longer could strengthen your retirement security. But if you go back to work after filing for Social Security, it could also reduce your benefits. Social Security beneficiaries who... Read >>

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