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If one of your heirs dies before you do, that could spell trouble. Here's how to prepare for that.
A Republican lawmaker has proposed a two-year delay for the Labor Department's contentious regulation. Here's what it could mean to you.
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How you save for retirement could keep your taxes low ... now, and as a retiree.
Have you taken enough to satisfy the required withdrawal on your retirement accounts? Better make sure.
Economic inequality during working years persist into retirement in the form of less wealth and lower income, especially for Latinos.
Rebalancing regularly forces you to buy low and sell high over time and can reduce the volatility of your returns.
No one is very excited to discuss health and long-term care expenses, but those costs could damage your loved ones' golden years.
Government researchers analyzed six online tools that provide users with estimates of their expected monthly payouts.
Nixing "zero income" years from your earnings record could boost your benefit.
Here's how to survive if the Federal Reserve raises rates next month and the incoming Trump administration stimulates the economy by borrowing money.
Half of Americans plan to work while in retirement. Before you go down that route, make sure it won't hurt your finances.
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