A lump sum pension choice gives you more flexibility, but also comes with more risk than receiving monthly retirement checks for life.
Many retirees consider moving to a different state when they retire so their Social Security income is not included in state income taxation. Understanding which states tax this income can be important to older adults.
Index fund investing is one of the safest forms of investment you can make. Like any investment strategy, there are pros and cons to be considered.
Older workers need not fear salary negotiations because they have valuable experience and qualifications to sell to a potential employer. Start planning in advance with 5 questions to ask.
If Congress doesn't act soon, January 2013 will see the estate tax – the death tax – come roaring back to live with huge impact on those with estates valued at just $1 million.
If you overpay a bill online, correct it if you can; otherwise take action to avoid penalties and bounced checks that can affect your credit record.
Seniors will find pros and cons about using alternative financial services companies. It pays to investigate first and invest later; seniors should be very careful about using AFS.
As a mature worker, consider pension options that offer some growth, along with safety, security and tax deferral of your plan.
Often demonized in current events, the Arizona millionaire—average age 63—is suffering an identity crisis.
Knowing how to run a home business and getting a few pointers can really make a difference in the success of your company.
Seniors should know more than “how do I sign up for social security.” They need to understand the importance of Medigap insurance to cover extra medical costs.
Money market funds are designed to be low risk investment strategies and are good options to consider during financial planning.
Two popular government programs exist to help persons who are disabled or who have low incomes and limited resources. Compare the differences between SSDI and SSI here.
If you’re looking for work, be wary of ads that offer work from home opportunities. Find out what some of the telltale signs of a work from home scam are.
Find out what the differences are between whole life insurance and term life insurance and learn which one is best for you.