20 Moves That Will Help You Retire Early and in Style

Do you daydream about retiring while plodding through your 9-to-5 job? Are you wondering how it is that a neighbor or relative managed to quit working at 59 and go traveling? For many people, retirement — never mind early retirement — seems out of reach. The median retirement fund held by people ages 55 and older ...

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Are We Overdoing the Embrace of Delayed Retirement?

Some people just want out, and that's OK if they have the means. Maybe we are getting a little carried away with this work-til-you-drop stuff. A recent post at CNBC.com and a string of supportive comments that followed take issue with the popular notion that working longer is the answer to myriad financial, physical and emotional ...

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The Easy Way to Get Confident About Your Retirement

37342892 - three pink piggy banks standing on books next to a blackboard with retirement savings chart. sharp focus on the piggy banks. Just start with these basics to point yourself in the right direction. Imagine trying to take an around-the-globe trip without looking into the details. In essence, that’s what millions of Americans do every ...

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Saving for Retirement is a Special Issue for Women

Women earn less and live longer. That's why they need to pay special attention to saving for retirement. But how? Locally, there are some answers. Retirement Income Solutions for Women is a four-week course for those 45 or older who are concerned they won't have enough money for retirement. Cost for the series is $60, which includes four classes, ...

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