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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’ll need a retirement plan that’s flexible as you age. A financial adviser can help.
ouples need to talk about when they will stop trying to provide home care on their own for their spouse and to get professional assistance.
What happens if something happens to you? You’ve done your job only if you’ve put a protection plan in place.
Along with knowing your rights under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, you should know your debts and credit account listings.
If you want to maximize every dime of your Social Security money, you need a strategy.
Using the file and suspend option isn’t just for couples looking to earn delayed retirement credits while receiving a spousal Social Security benefit.
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?
Taking on a roommate helps both the homeowner and the roommate financially and may allow the homeowner to age in place longer.
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.
It’s important to have paperwork in place, including durable financial and medical powers of attorney along with living wills, health care directives and convenience accounts.