Retirement Blog

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 5:17 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The U.S. fell to No. 13 among 25 nations that have retirement plans. Here are five suggestions for putting our system back in the top half.

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Thursday, October 9, 2014 1:37 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

When dementia takes over, the burdens and costs of retirement escalate.

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 12:24 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Pushing your 30-something kids to save for retirement isn’t a duty, but it is a favor to them and and your grandchildren.

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 4:31 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The political battle is still raging over the impact — good or bad — of the Affordable Care Act on Medicare.

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Monday, October 6, 2014 7:00 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Rewards points expert advising racking up the points and taking trips when the deals are best.

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Thursday, October 2, 2014 2:50 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Should you be nervous? Prudential, the big dog in this business, says calm down. It has your back.

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Thursday, October 2, 2014 12:00 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Playing the Social Security game requires the same strategic skills that might make you good at Monopoly.

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014 2:15 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

It looks like the 2015 COLA will be about 1.7 percent — bad news for Social Security recipients hoping for more.

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 5:09 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Reverse mortgages are getting more respect now that retirees really need the money.

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Thursday, September 25, 2014 3:45 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

On average, Medicare Advantage and Part D prescription drug plan prices aren’t going up much this year. Make sure yours doesn’t buck the trend.

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