Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, April 24, 2014 3:30 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Boomers are hopeful of reaching 100; centenarians are surprised.

Monday, January 10, 2011 4:22 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

I wrote yesterday about 107-year-old Leonard McCracken, who has had a rigorous savings and investment plan before and throughout retirement. But most of the rest of us haven’t been as smart. A recent survey by the Society of Actuaries on retirement planning and living to 100 concluded: Forty-eight percent of Americans aged 45-70 have no financial