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Knowing your ‘future self’ can help you make better financial decisions

Knowing how different you’ll be later on can help you make smarter spending decisions now. 1:42 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017

Why retirement can be a dangerous time

For some, letting go of a full-time job for retirement is akin to losing their identities. 1:41 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017

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Where to look for plain and clear answers on Social Security and Medicare

If you are entering the Social Security maze, here are the best plain-English guides to the complicated program.

1:40 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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America: not such a great place to grow old

The U.S. has a long way to go in becoming a truly age-friendly society, according to a new international scorecard.

1:39 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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Big insurance shock for domestic partners

Ever since same-sex marriage became legal, more employers have eliminated domestic partner health coverage.

1:38 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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How financial advisers can help fight elder financial abuse

Most cases of senior financial fraud are not discovered before they cause serious problems.

1:26 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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How to pick smarter investments in your U.S. Thrift Savings Plan

Make the government retirement plan work harder for you.

11:25 a.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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The smartest things I did when starting my own business

This personal trainer learned some valuable lessons in her first year as an entrepreneur.

9:13 a.m. Sept. 20, 2017
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All the single ladies: When it comes to financial planning,women should anticipate spending more time on their own

Pattern is steady across education levels but varies dramatically by race

8:40 a.m. Sept. 20, 2017
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How does raising children affect retirement risk?

Kids moderately increase the risk of falling short for households in their 50s.

8:39 a.m. Sept. 20, 2017

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