Your health benefits are critical to your financial future, and open enrollment is the only time most people have to consider their options.
Housing is most people's biggest monthly expense, and the one most likely to be a budget buster. For many seniors, that problem is likely to get much worse.
New federal and state laws are raising awareness for families to pay taxes for domestic workers -- and the potential backlash.
If you'd like to get life insurance for less -- and who wouldn't? -- use these tips to improve the results of your health exam.
You should spend at least as much (if not more) time on your health as you do on your investments, retirees in a new survey agree.
Many people aren't prepared to pay for the care of their aging parents, a new survey concludes.
Retirees' nest eggs are a finite resource and taxes can take their toll. But if you're willing to leave the U.S. behind, the savings can be substantial.
Potential complications await consumers as President Barack Obama's health care law approaches its second open enrollment season, just two months away.
A quarter of all Americans -- and 40 percent of those who make less than $30,000 -- have more medical debt than they have emergency savings.
With perseverance and planning, you can break free from the sandwich generation cycle so that you don't become a burden on your own children.
Having a conversation with your parents about long-term care is difficult but necessary. Here are suggestions to make having that talk a bit easier.
Want to reduce your cost of health care? Consider university operations, referral bonuses, cash discounts and a dozen more simple techniques.
When we calculated how much we'll need to save for retirement, we came away with a number above $1 million. But seriously, why so much?
Food companies and restaurants could soon face government pressure to make foods less salty, in an effort to reduce the number of health-related deaths.
The U.S. health care system has finished dead last in a comparison of first-world countries, despite vastly outspending those nations on health services.
Protecting your knees is part of protecting your overall health, and protecting your health helps ensure your financial security.
Seniors are reluctant to put in the effort to select a new Medicare Part D plan each year, even to save money on their prescription drugs. Here's why.
Eating plenty of vegetables can save you money over a diet packed with junk by reducing your health care costs.