Retirement plan: the 4 factors to focus on beyond your finances
When it comes to retirement planning, our thoughts usually jump straight to finances. But money is just one key factor to consider as you transition to this new life stage.
Economists have determined a new magic number for emergency savings
Forget the old six months rule.
Can my ex-husband bar me from his retirement benefits?
Phil Moeller wades into some swampy legal terrain.
Social Security cost-of-living increase will raise benefits 1.6% in 2020
This will bring the average monthly Social Security check up to $1,503.
‘Smishing’ is the latest Social Security scam going around
Text messaging is replacing phone calls in fraud schemes.
IRS makes it easier to borrow against retirement funds in a pinch
New rules let you withdraw from your retirement savings, without the penalty.
6 big retirement mistakes — and one way to avoid them
One of the biggest retirement mistakes you can make is not realizing what you don’t know.
Two lesser-known rules that could impact your decision to delay Social Security benefits
Logical or not, the rules can introduce a lot of quirks into a couple’s claiming decisions.
These are the 10 cheapest states to buy a home
For those of you looking to relocate in retirement, start with these 10 states
Want to scale back from work without stepping down? Try slow retirement
Give retiring a test drive before you cut the cord for good.
The burden of a remarkable house
Her mother died a year ago, but her house and its treasures are hard to leave behind
Does a drop in RV sales signal an economic downturn?
Three of the past five recessions followed a slump in RV sales
Should I claim my ex-husband’s Social Security? And if I do, what happens to my own?
In this week’s column, Phil Moeller answers a few questions about divorce and Social Security benefits.
If you retired with a million dollars, how long would it last?
The cost of retirement varies wildly from state to state.
What life is like inside Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville-themed retirement communities
This string of retirement communities builds on a tropical theme that would warm the hearts of Jimmy Buffett's biggest fans
These are the jobs with the best and worst retirement benefits
Utility workers top the list of jobs with the best retirement benefits
Common moving scams and how to avoid them
Don't wind up in a 'hostage load' situation.