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10 Highest Healthcare Dividend Stocks

Healthcare's stable revenue and growing demand due to aging baby boomers makes it a hit with income investors, but not every healthcare stock with a big dividend yield is ripe to buy. These 10 healthcare stocks offer the best dividend yields in the sector, yet investors should avoid most of them. The 10 best dividend yields in ...

How Much Will Your Health Expenses Be in Retirement?

My wife and I are trying to set up a budget for retirement, and we’re wrestling, in particular, with health-care expenses. How can we estimate what our medical bills will look like in the future? An important—and vexing—question. For instance, a healthy person will have fewer and/or smaller medical bills in later life, right? Well…maybe not. ...

4 Common Ways Seniors Can Wreck Their Retirement

The road to retirement can seem arduous at times, but a common belief among working Americans is that the hard work is over once they reach their "retirement number" -- that is, the magic dollar amount they believe will allow them to retire in comfort and security. Unfortunately, this isn't the case. If seniors don't carefully ...

7 Ways Your Expenses Will Change in Retirement

Most retirees spend less than they did while working. A new Government Accountability Office analysis of 2013 Bureau of Labor Statistics data found that people in the pre-retirement phase of life between ages 50 and 64 spend an average of $54,400 per year, but annual expenditures drop by $12,500 among retirees ages 65 to 79 ...