seniors

When to Sign Up for Medicare Coverage

Enrolling in Medicare can save you money on medical expenses, but missing deadlines can result in costly penalties and delays. Here's what you need to know.

5 Steps to Plan Your Retirement

Barely 20 percent of pre-retirees have a useful plan for retirement. Want to get started? Here are five items to include in your retirement outline.

12 Top Scams Affecting Your Pocketbook

It seems as though there's always a new scam out there, and even those who are savvy can fall for them. Here are the latest scams you should watch out for.

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.

How to Fill Medicare Gaps

Compare medigap, Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage policies to limit out-of-pocket costs and cover additional medical services.

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.