Baby boomers are now more likely to be burdened by high-interest credit card debt than people 35 and under. Job loss is only partly to blame.
Many older workers and early retirees could see their premiums drop when the major components of health care reform kick in next year. Others won't be so fortunate.
Older cellphone owners are using more data, but their calling plans are stuck in the pre-Internet era.
Tens of thousands of retirees have fallen behind on student loans -- and the feds are coming after their Social Security benefits.
These loans are complicated and costly. By using them to avoid tough decisions, homeowners are jeopardizing their futures.
A new report finds that Americans over 50 are facing unprecedented financial hardship.
Some are still paying off their college loans, but a growing number of parents are saddled with student loans they took out to pay their kids' tuition.
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