Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, September 15, 2014 6:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

The middle class has a few options in paying for long-term care costs.

Monday, September 08, 2014 6:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Target-date funds are mutual funds — and now exchange-traded funds, too — that invest in a combination of stocks, bonds and cash equivalents.

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 12:40 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

The number of adults in the U.S. aged 50 and over is expected to grow to 132 million by 2030, an increase of more than 70 percent since 2000.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 2:43 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Read these tips for seniors on how to protect against elder fraud.

Monday, August 25, 2014 6:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Inflation impacts seniors differently. The Department of Labor measures that with an experimental CPI index for the elderly called the CPI-E. Is it better?

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 6:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

With retirement savings lacking, a reverse mortgage may help seniors delay receiving Social Security benefits.

Monday, August 18, 2014 10:45 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Celine Dion is taking time off from from her career to care for her family and her health. Most caregivers who do the same suffer career pressures and financial costs.

Monday, August 11, 2014 10:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

A recent “Grandparent scam” arrest serves as a reminder to seniors to protect themselves against financial exploitation.

Tuesday, August 05, 2014 11:10 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

The financial needs of both spouses should be addressed in a financial planning relationship.

Monday, August 04, 2014 6:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

New legislation offers a tax credit for working adults that pay for the care of their parents without requiring that the parents be the child’s dependents for tax purposes.

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