Study: Americans worried about taxes during retirement

Study: Americans worried about taxes during retirement

While the stress of finances during retirement is often researched and discussed, one of the most pressing concerns among Americans rarely gets enough attention, and it’s an important one. A new study found that as many as 54 percent of adults 50-years-old or older...
4 ways to enhance your retirement life

4 ways to enhance your retirement life

Enjoying retirement life means planning ahead. Many Americans can no longer just rely on pensions or other forms of retirement plans if they want the retirement life they deserve. You’ve worked hard and should maximize your time as a retiree. To provide for secure...
Building up your retirement savings when you’re already behind

Building up your retirement savings when you’re already behind

If there’s a race to build up retirement savings, Americans have been falling far behind. A survey conducted by TD Ameritrade found that 62 percent of respondents acknowledged that they need to build up their retirement savings, with most willing to make changes in...
5 questions to ponder before retirement

5 questions to ponder before retirement

We’ve all done it. We envision what retirement life will be like. Planning ahead can put into focus what life will become once we leave the workforce. Many decisions are ahead of you, which will require a lot of careful thought. Regardless of where you see yourself,...
Bankruptcy in retirement is on the rise

Bankruptcy in retirement is on the rise

Once upon a time, bankruptcies were an uncommon occurrence, made as a last-ditch effort by people who saw no other way out of their financial woes. These people were often middle-aged. Today, not only are the numbers of bankruptcy cases on the rise, but the people who...