The 5-Year Countdown to Retirement

Five years before they retire, older workers should start focusing seriously on the big changes ahead, says Emily Guy Birkin, in her book, The 5 Years Before You Retire: Retirement Planning When You Need It the Most. In those last few years, you can get a lot done....

Start Saving For Long-Term Healthcare

At least 70% of American aduts will need long-term care services and support sometime in their lifetime. How will you plan to pay? Click Here to Download Report

Your retirement checklist

Follow through on these items before your “second act” begins. What should you try to do within five years of deciding to retire? Put these items on your to-do list. Estimate the monthly income you will need. It might be less than you need now, as your...

9 Essential Estate-Planning Documents

Dying intestate (without a will) leaves your heirs with a potential mess. And yet, 64% of Americans die without one, says a recent Harris Interactive poll for RocketLawyer, a legal website. The number one reason people haven’t created a will is that they haven’t...