The future costs of health care in general, and in some cases long-term care, should be a top concern of current and soon-to-be retirees.
The age that you retire at is a personal decision and depends upon many factors. Here are a few things to take into consideration when it comes to figuring out your retirement age:
Spiraling student loan debt is creating a big barrier to the financial success of a generation of Americans. By the time they graduate, the average student debt is over $37,000.
Downsizing or moving out of state may offer a better quality of life and some states may offer a lifestyle with more advantages than you have right now.
If you’re going to be applying for a mortgage loan, then researching what type of loan is best for you, and how each one works is very important
In a bid to make a sweeping change in the industry, New York University School of Medicine announced that from now on the institution would cover the tuition of all its students, regardless of merit or need
Americans have reached a landmark when it comes to property and equity for the first time in history. Never before have we been witness to this level of equity in our homes
If you own your home in the United States, you are supposedly living the dream, but is the dream becoming a reality, or is it a nightmare of epic proportions?
For years Millennials have been the younger generation, but now there are new kids on the block. Gen Z is coming of age.
Taxes may throw the proverbial wrench in your retirement plans. Most withdrawals from retirement accounts are taxed in retirement.
Doing this little bit of essential financial housekeeping allows you to see if you are paying down debt or earning savings for your retirement.
The good news is that building wealth is entirely under your own control. All it takes is smart decisions and breaking bad habits.
It's National Save for Retirement Week is the perfect time to calculate how much money you need to live on -- not just survive, but live the way you would want to in retirement.
U.S. household debt has increased by 11% in the past decade and today the average household with credit card debt has balances totaling $16,425
Older investors are a favorite target of con artists who focus on investment fraud. The pursuit of seniors’ “nest eggs” is one of the fastest growing consumer fraud issues today.
The American Dream for most of the last century consisted of a house, two cars, two and a half children, a good job, and a retirement package awaiting us in the golden years of retirement.
October 1 is International Day for Older Persons. Not everyone has been able to save enough money for their retirement, so they'll be relying heavily on the Social Security benefits due to them.
Being cautious and aware of your potential partner’s financial habits will pay off in the long run, when you consider that the average cost of divorce can be as high as $30,000 - most of that being spent on legal fees.
A shortfall in savings may be setting many American up for a dystopian future. The average personal savings rate in America is just over half of what people should be putting away.
Studies show that the lifetime earnings for college graduates are most definitely higher than the amount earned by non-graduates.