Social Security’s life expectancy calculator predicts I’ll live to about 86. An insurance company’s version says I should expect to die at 98. A longevity calculator created by actuaries demurs,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's pick for Labor secretary sought to quell concerns among Democrats that he's too close to the corporate world, telling lawmakers Thursday that if...
No one wants to lose money, particularly for retirement. But it happens — people lose track of, or don't know they have, retirement accounts.
Plenty has been written about American workers' failure to plan adequately for retirement. Their employers seem to be doing an even worse job.
Precision isn't always possible when it comes to retirement planning. That doesn't mean you have to wing it and hope your savings don't expire before you do.
Looking at the income, living expenses and life spans of today's retirees can help you make the right financial moves so your golden years aren't tarnished by an unexpected shortfall.
WHAT'S AN "AVERAGE" RETIREMENT COST?
Government and Gallup data reveal a lot about what retirement is like for Americans today.
CHICAGO (AP) — The recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking some older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly hard during the most recent financial...
Have you thought about where you might live when you retire? Some Americans are retiring outside the U.S., taking advantage of warm weather, lower costs of living and expat communities in other countries.
In this episode of AP's weekly podcast "Get Outta Here," Associated Press Travel editor Beth Harpaz speaks with personal finance expert Liz Weston of NerdWallet about the pros and cons of retiring overseas. We also look at a couple of up-and-coming retirement communities outside the U.S.
NEW YORK (AP) — Many Americans have a blind spot when it comes to retirement planning: long-term care costs. Even though the majority of Americans will at some point need long-term care, few are planning for it. Many underestimate the costs and mistakenly believe health insurance can help cover it.
An age difference in your relationship doesn't just mean your favorite bands are from different decades.
As you approach retirement together, that age gap becomes a factor in decisions about when you retire and when you take Social Security, and in planning how much money you need to save and how it should be invested.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — National experts in retirement planning are descending on New Mexico as lawmakers contemplate what can be done to help private-sector workers who don't have access to a retirement savings program.
The AARP says New Mexico has the highest rate in the country of private sector workers without access to an employer-sponsored retirement plan.