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Author Phil Moeller was shocked to find out that the Social Security administration gives out confusing and even flat-out wrong information.
When you're planning to retire, factoring in long-term care may shift your "best" place choices.
Inflation is so low that it's hard to see it hurting anyone. But even moderate inflation can erode retirees' finances.
Younger investors enjoy an enviable landscape compared with what their older counterparts experienced.
Politicians call Social Security the third rail, meaning that any benefit cuts will kill them politically. So why did they do it anyway?
Is your 401(k) retirement plan worth going to court over? More employees are doing just that.
Retirement savings have bounced back with the bull market since 2009 lows, but most Americans still fall woefully short of the balances they'll need.
Americans have a big retirement-savings problem, and they're in even worse shape when it comes to drawing down that money.
A new investing rule on conflicted retirement advice won't take effect for a year. Here's what you can do now.
It's not just blue collar workers who find their jobs too demanding to work past traditional retirement age.
While retirement benchmarks based on things like age and income can be helpful, they can trip you up if you aren't careful.
Act now if you want to benefit from these key Social Security claiming strategies.
In a "do-it-yourself" retirement world, Americans need new rules that protect against "conflicted advice," say three House Reps.
Freelancers are on their own in planning retirement. Here are three tips on how to sock away more than $50,000 for those golden years.
Here's what you need to know about the new retirement investing rule.
Americans with little saved might consider retiring in one of these 5 countries, where $1,500 a month guarantees a comfortable life.
The rule aims to protect investors from conflicted investment advice for their retirement savings, potentially saving them billions.
What you need to know about the fiduciary rule.
The Department of Labor is expanding the fiduciary standard, requiring financial advisers to put their client's best interest before their own financial interests, report CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
Best ways to reduce your prescription drug expenses – from using online retailers to getting 90-day supply.
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