12 Weakest States for Retirement Security: NIRS
There’s “room for improvement” in all states to build better retirement support systems, Diane Oakley said.
9 Best States for Retirement Security: NIRS
States were scored based on retirement savings, costs for retirees and labor market conditions for older workers.
Advising the Squeezed ‘Sandwich Generation’
Clients supporting both parents and kids pose unique challenges and opportunities.
How Much Income Do Retirees Really Need?
Do percentage-based rules of thumb for replacing pre-retirement income — say, 80% — make sense? Michael Finke weighs in.
Congress Must Prevent Last-Minute Social Security Reckoning, Experts Warn
Trustees Report shows lawmakers should act to "avoid inconceivably large tax increases or benefit cuts imposed at the last moment," says the Bipartisan Policy Center.
Krawcheck: Want to Shrink Your Business? Ignore Women
“The retirement crisis is a women's crisis,” Sallie Krawcheck says, as some 80% of men die married, and 80% of women die single.
Gen X Says: What Retirement?
Gen Xers began planning for retirement early, but a large majority have plans to still work in some capacity after they retire.
Repealing Obamacare Would Cost $353 Billion Over Next Decade
The new CBO estimate comes as the Supreme Court is expected to decide on an important Affordable Care Act-related case.
There's No Shortage of Bad Ideas on Social Security
Social Security is an emotional topic, made more so by misinformation.
How to Dodge the New Medicare Surcharge Bullet
The new Medicare “Doc Fix” law will subject more retired clients to the highest Medicare premium rates, but planning techniques can minimize the impact.