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3 things to do now if you want to retire in 5 years

After decades of working and saving, the finish line of your career is in sight—but the hard work...

When is long-term care right for you?

If you have aging loved ones, then you may be familiar with the difficulties of deciding when it’s...

Five Non-Negotiables for Your Retirement

For years, The Center for a Secure Retirement has asked retirees (and soon-to-be retirees) what their...

How Your Relationship Status Impacts Your Retirement Planning

Older adults are seeking (and finding) love, emotional support and an antidote to loneliness. But many...

7 Things You Should Do When You Turn 65

Milestone birthdays come fewer and farther between as we get older, don’t they? While the days of...

The Cost of a Caregiver

When we get older, we have important decisions to make about how we want to be cared for. And maybe...

Strategies for People Caring for Parents: Finding Time for Yourself

There’s been a lot of talk lately about the most recent Sandwich Generation. This is the generation of...

6 Myths About Social Security

Social Security was set up to help provide some financial security to America’s aging population as...

The Sandwich Generation: Supporting Aging Parents and Older Children

There is a name for the people caught between two large generations of people: The Sandwich Generation....

Benefits of Working Longer

Are you excited about retirement? Or maybe dreading it? Everyone has different approaches, and we’ve...