Whether you're considering a return to school in midlife or thinking of co-signing a student loan for a grandchild, it's smart to think ahead.
You've taken everything else into consideration when choosing a place to retire to. Now consider the life expectancy of the locals.
Experts warn us against automatically signing up for benefits the minute we are eligible, but do we listen? Signs suggest some of us may be beginning to heed that advice.
A new study links early retirement with a lower probability of death -- for men anyway. But a different study shows benefits from continuing to work.
If the advice from financial experts has you worried that you'll need to work forever, take heart. Your golden years may not be as expensive as you've been led to expect.
Sticking with your plan isn't necessarily the smartest move. Working a little longer could reduce financial stress and get you closer to your long-term goals.
Millennial males seem less willing or able to cut the apron strings. Experts weigh in on what that means for the economy and their parents' finances.
Are you planning your retirement? There are lots of variables, dollar figures and percentages to factor in when determining how much you'll need to save for your golden years.
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