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Estate planning is the process of arranging who will receive your assets when you die.
Not all retirement plans are equal. Find out the ones that work best for you.
Here’s what you need to know about fixed annuities, their drawbacks and who should consider buying them.
Despite its advantages, a deferred annuity has some clear drawbacks, some of which are substantial.
You should create a plan to care for aging parents before the need arises. Here’s how.
Caregiving from afar can be daunting. Here’s how to get it right.
In 2011, the courts established that HUD had violated the law by triggering payment of the loan while the non-borrowing spouse was still in the house.
Here are steps you can take to make it easier to care for an aging parent.
Doing triage in deciding what stays and what goes will become a more immediate need once your house sells and you know the floor plan of your new home.
Paying back a pension advance or pension loan, plus the high interest and fees that loans and advances typically include, can threaten retirement security.
Snowbirds who migrate to southern states should check with that state’s DMV to see what’s required in the way of registration and insurance on their vehicle.
Financial professionals are often paid investment fees based on an assets under management (AUM) model, where the client pays a percentage of the retirement portfolio’s valuation for the adviser’s [...]
Seniors can have a power of attorney in place, a health care directive and a will, but all of that planning can be overturned by a guardianship being established by a nursing home.
Renting versus buying is another decision. What’s available and affordable in the area where you decide to live is a consideration.