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7 Things to Try Before You Retire

Before you make the mistake of resigning your job too soon on your way to retirement, consider these moves if you are experiencing burnout.

10 Popular Retirement Lifestyles

Here are 10 basic retirement lifestyles, some with a bit of tongue-in-cheek. If you're retired, you may at least partially fit into one of these categories.

Why You May Never Retire

Unlike many folks who dream of retirement, my 88-year-old father refuses to close up shop. Here's why.

5 Things to Accomplish in Retirement

Once you retire you'll have many years at your disposal and will need to decide what activities you would like to focus on. Here are five goals to consider.

Why Retirement is Well Earned

For those fortunate enough to join the ranks of the retired, the journey to get there is often a story worth telling, as is the story of those who are unable to retire.

No Man, More Money: Five Women Who Thrived After Divorce

Recent female divorcees are twice as likely to live at or below the poverty line as their male counterparts, a Spectrem Group study reports. But there are plenty of people who refuse to be bound by such stereotypes: These five women learned to whistle a far different -- and richer -- tune after their marriages ended.