Retirement Blog

Monday, June 25, 2012 5:18 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The odds in favor of longevity are improving. Here are three steps to ensure you will have enough money to live the good life for a long time.

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Sunday, June 24, 2012 6:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Ageism is everywhere, and there isn’t much you can do about it, says one expert on discrimination.

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Friday, June 22, 2012 5:00 pm
By Barbara Whelehan · Bankrate.com

Influential policymakers and execs in the retirement industry say America is in a retirement crisis.

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Tags: 401k, pensions
Thursday, June 21, 2012 4:10 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The No. 1 goal for older people is to have $1 million; the No. 2 goal is to see grandchildren graduate from high school.

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Wednesday, June 20, 2012 12:26 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Some tax and other legal changes have encouraged corporations to look for ways to unload their liability for pensions onto an insurance company.

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Tuesday, June 19, 2012 4:44 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Working until age 70 is the best way to ensure that you have enough money to live comfortably in retirement.

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Monday, June 18, 2012 6:12 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

States, municipalities, and other public employers continue to have bigger pension and retiree health care obligations that they can pay.

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Sunday, June 17, 2012 6:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

When the real estate meltdown happened in 2008, we had an opportunity to use money from my self-directed IRA to buy a piece of property.

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Friday, June 15, 2012 5:00 pm
By Barbara Whelehan · Bankrate.com

Many Americans will not have to take required minimum distributions at age 70 ½ if the Treasury Department gets its way.

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Thursday, June 14, 2012 4:46 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The magic retirement planning number is 11 times your final annual salary. Only 30 percent are on track to save that.

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