Retirement

The 20 Best Places to Retire in the World

When it comes to retirement, Europeans know something the United States doesn't, as 8 of the top 10 countries ranked best to retire are on the continent Read Article

When Opening an IRA, Watch Out for Fees and Commissions

Opening an IRA is one of the best things you can do for your financial planning. But make sure you look out for fees and commissions. Read Article

Traditional IRA or Roth IRA: Which Should You Choose?

Everyone should gear up for retirement with an IRA. However, whether a traditional IRA or Roth IRA is right for you depends on ... well, you. Read Article

Master Limited Partnerships: Safe Income for Seniors

Dennis Miller and his team have turned their eye to Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs). Take a look at why MLPs work for retirement planning Read Article

3 Simple Retirement Mistakes to Avoid

You don’t have to be the world’s greatest stock picker or the second coming of Warren Buffett to get your retirement planning right. Read Article

5 Best Dividend Stocks for Retirement Income

Finding the best dividend stocks for retirement income isn't about finding the highest yield -- it's about finding sustainability and dependability. Read Article

65 Is Not a Magic Number For Retirement For Everyone

Just because you've reached 65 doesn't mean you are at retirement age. Here are some questions to ask before you reach for the gold watch. Read Article

4 Reasons Why MyRA is Dead on Arrival

President Obama unveiled his latest retirement planning vehicle, MyRa in the State of the Union address. MyRa is DOA for these 4 reasons. Read Article

Best Places to Retire in the Western United States

For those who can't handle the East Coast and think the South is too, well, Southern, we've got the best places to retire in the western United States. Read Article

6 Tips Towards a Debt and Stress-Free Retirement

Holding too much personal debt can be a huge impediment to your retirement planning. Here are 6 tips to taking control of your debt on the way to retirement Read Article

3 Tax Breaks the Big Guys Use

High-income earners bank significant savings off these three tax breaks, but the 'little guy' can, too. Read Article

4 Monthly Dividend Stocks for a Steady Diet of Income

Monthly dividend stocks are great for retirement investors looking to make a tight financial plan. You can find several monthly payers among the ranks of closed-end funds. Read Article

Best Places to Retire in the South

The best places to retire are often ones where the weather is warm and the people have a certain...Southern hospitality. Read Article

3 Key Points in President Obama’s New ‘myRA’ Plan

The blueprint for President Obama's recently announced myRA retirement plan is still somewhat nebulous, but here are 3 key points you should take away. Read Article

Best Interest Rates in January: CDs, Money Markets and Mortgages

January was a great month for folks seeking the best interest rates. Rates tumbled along with the market, making mortgages and other loan products cheaper. Read Article

Advancing Towards a Bulletproof Retirement

A balanced portfolio doesn't just ensure protection against one investment going south; it also considers the day-to-day financial needs. Learn how to get there Read Article

Top 3 Best Places to Retire in South America

Those looking for ways to save in retirement often look South -- way South -- and the best places to retire in South America are looking better these days. Read Article

How to Get Your Retirement Planning in Order

Here are a couple keys to tighten up your retirement planning, including what to do with multiple retirement accounts and where to put your various assets. Read Article

Laddering Adds Another Layer of Retirement Protection

Laddering reminds most people of a strategy often used when owning multiple CDs, but the strategy is applicable to today's retirement planning, too. Read Article

Is it Time to Forget the 4% Retirement Rule?

The old "4% rule" is under scrutiny as people heading towards retirement try to balance investments and income. Find out what you can do here... Read Article