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Advice for Workers Retiring in 2014

Some baby boomers are already retired, and many others will join them in the coming year. Here are some tips for people planning to retire in 2014.

How to Lessen the Tax Bite in Retirement

One expense that won't go away in retirement is taxes, but you can keep your tax rate on the low end of the scale by taking tax-efficient withdrawals from your accounts.

Give Your Child the Gift of a Roth IRA

You can fund a Roth IRA account for a minor anytime during the year as long as the recipient earns at least as much as your contribution by year-end.

Quiz: How Financially Literate Are You?

From taxes and credit to saving and money management, you can get lost in the complexity of financial issues. How well do you know the basics of personal finance?

His Financial Goal: Get Ahead of the High Cost of Higher Education

Everyone has things they want to improve about their financial lives -- even the staff of DailyFinance. So we asked money expert Jean Chatzky for advice on how to reach our goals, and we're sharing her answers with you. First up: An editor looking ahead to college tuition bills.