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The good news is Americans are living longer. But the worry for many retirees is that they'll outlive their savings.
"Delaying retirement leaves a worker with fewer years of retirement to finance, more time to save and earn returns, and higher Social Security benefits," says one financial planner.
International Living just released its Retirement Index for 2012, which determines foreign destinations offering retirees a high standard of living at a low price. CNBC.com highlights 10 of them.
Publicly financed retirement, or pension benefits, vary widely across the world. See how your pension plan stacks up against the world’s largest economies.
A new AP-CNBC poll finds 61 percent of U.S. respondents think it is "extremely" or "very difficult" to become a millionaire in this country today.
Retiring in another country used to be a foreign concept to most Americans but it’s becoming more common. AARP found 10 of the best places to retire outside the U.S. Check out the list!
As the Baby Boomer generation begins to hit retirement age, millions will be searching for places to retire. So what's the best location to settle down?
If you’re a golf enthusiast, or simply enjoy taking in the picturesque views over a majestic 18th green, click ahead to see the Top 15 Golf Communities of 2009!
A U.S. bankruptcy judge largely declined to rule that AMR Corp. had a unilateral right to terminate benefits for nearly 47,000 retirees.
Most public pensions could fail in 30 years, according to controversial new research by hedge fund Bridgewater.
The city of Detroit has reached a deal with retired police officers and firefighters that would preserve current pensions.