Retirees, Take a Midyear Tax Checkup

If any of the following changes are part of your life this year, the tax impact may be far more significant than anything Congress...

Protecting Your Retirement From Disaster

We have become used to watching disasters recently, as hurricanes, floods, fires and earthquakes ravaged cities and changed lives. With every passing month, a...

Considering Filing for Social Security Early?

When to take Social Security: It’s THE question for people as they approach retirement, and there’s lots to think about. One of the most important...

How to Figure Out Your Retirement Needs

Do you know how long your current retirement savings will last? Most American households have far less than they need for retirement. According to a study by the National...

3 Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Retirement

Most of the financial advice you see focuses on telling individuals what they need to do to be a success in retirement. But it’s just...

How to Create a Simple Retirement Plan

You know the old saying about failing to plan means you're planning to fail. The same goes for retirement. If you don't make a...

Is Your Social Security In Danger?

Social Security's importance to our nation's retired workers simply can't be overstated. According to data from the Social Security Administration (SSA) as of April...

Leaving Your Digital Legacy

Between Facebook, iTunes, email and digital banking and investment accounts, most of us lead pretty active lives online. Do you have a plan for...

What To Consider When Setting Retirement Goals

Most people realize the importance of saving for retirement, but knowing exactly how much they need to save is another issue altogether. The conventional wisdom...