Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 8:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

On the retirement income front, it may make more sense to spend retirement savings upfront to delay Social Security benefits until a point somewhere between full retirement age and age 70.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 8:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

For seniors who have a defined benefit plan or pension plan, the pension payout options typically offer lump sum, single life and joint life options.

Monday, July 22, 2013 5:43 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

New government data suggest that between reaching age 65 and death, we can — on average — expect five to seven years of lousy health.