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Oct 19, 2011 6:21PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

The first Social Security increase since 2009 means an average raise of $39 a month for retirees. What will $39 buy?

Sep 12, 2011 8:51AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

About 14,000 people a year are incorrectly listed on the federal government's Death Master File, which can damage personal finances and lead to identity theft.

Aug 31, 2011 10:56AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Participation in the labor force by older workers has been increasing steadily since the 1990s, partly because of financial necessity.

Aug 12, 2011 7:11AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Many older Americans keep working because they can. They also have strong financial incentives.

Aug 8, 2011 10:30AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Here are 10 tips to preserve your retirement savings and plans now that Standard & Poor's has lowered the credit rating of the U.S.

Aug 3, 2011 3:34PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Taxpayers and Social Security recipients have avoided pain -- for now -- but government employees and contractors will suffer.

Aug 2, 2011 11:18AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

The agreement to raise the debt ceiling and cut $2.1 trillion from the budget pushes decisions on entitlements down the road. Medicare is unchanged for now, but will that stick?

Aug 1, 2011 11:29AM on Smart SpendingBy doubleace

A lot is still undecided, but it's pretty clear that income taxes will not rise and that Social Security will not be cut.

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