As Americans live longer, debilitating diseases such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s are rising, making the need for long-term care vital. Who should buy long-term care insurance and when?
For baby boomers, helping aging parents can be overwhelming. Experts offer tips on navigating affordable options, including in-home care and new "granny pods."
With medical costs rising, more retirees are choosing supplemental insurance to augment what Medicare doesn't cover. Here's how to shop for additional insurance, sometimes called Medigap.
Shying away from big resort-like senior communities, baby boomers are picking centrally-located senior neighborhoods that offer affordable housing with access to thriving community centers.
Retirement — especially in the global economy of the 21st century in which jobs are scarce and life-prolonging medical procedures plentiful — may be the financial challenge of our lives. Our special report examines the different challenges of three American generations (Boomer, X, and Y).
Though they admit comparisons are tricky, economists generally view public retirement benefits in the United States as less generous than those in many other wealthy nations.
Saving for retirement isn't enough. Protecting your nest egg is essential to secure your financial future over the long-term.
From academics to athletics to the arts, theme-based communities are drawing retirees who want to share more than the beach, bingo and breakfast buffets.
CNBC's ETF Model Retirement Portfolios update: Bernanke's toll; gold, bonds suffer; out with China, in with Japan.
The growing number of retirees selling their pensions for a lump sum of cash is raising major concerns.
Bankrate's unconventional list of best retirement venues may get you rethinking about your criteria for the good life.
How financial advisors help clients worried about the impact of a rise in interest rates on fixed-income portfolios.
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Go inside the new technologies, evolving markets and tricky geopolitics influencing the world's growing energy needs.