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Smart moms retire comfortably
Some moms plan to work forever, a new study says. Consider seven ways to save.
Why delay Social Security?
Choosing the right Social Security claiming strategy can pay off big time.
Taking your medicine pays off
Prescription drug insurance saves money by keeping people out of the hospital, research shows.
Social Security looks for crooks
SSA expands its program to help keep criminals from controlling benefits of the elderly, disabled.
Better economy spurs retirees
The retirement planning picture for older workers seems to be improving.
Ducking poverty a good reason to save
Let America Saves Week spur you to set aside a portion of your income for the future.
5 ways to beat inflation
The best way to run out of money is to ignore the impact of inflation.
Why not pick self-employment?
Researcher thinks self-employment should be encouraged for older workers.
US ranks high but not highest
Americans have high per capita incomes but big health care expenses and unequal resources.
Recalling retirement done right
When she died at 104, Ardis MacGregor left a retirement road map.
How to fail at retirement
Here are four ways to earn an "F" in retirement planning.
Obama drops chained CPI plan
Democratic supporters applaud Obama for putting an end to this unpopular proposal.
Retiree health care evolving
Retirees are getting more options and customer service, but ongoing costs are a big question mark.
When a parent has Alzheimer’s
Taking charge when a parent loses control can be difficult, expensive and stressful.
5 things to do before you retire
Here are five important tasks to accomplish before you hang up your work boots.
Couples disagree about retirement
If you and your honey aren't in complete harmony about your retirement plans, you're in good company.