Which States Tax Social Security?

Lots of retirees are surprised by the big bite that taxes can take out of their savings. And depending on where you live, the tax hit can be really painful.

Overcome Your Fear of a 401(k)

Regardless of your skittishness, you need to find a way to take care of your 80-year-old self someday. Here's how you can chase your investment fears away.

Why You Should Buy Longevity Insurance

The withering of pensions combined with longer lifetimes and more retirees have prompted the insurance industry to churn out a raft of new annuity products.

10 Ways Bonds Can Hurt Your Portfolio

Bonds can be an important part of your investment strategy, but they can also be a drag. Find out if bonds are sapping the life from your portfolio.