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3 Steps to a Happier Retirement

You'll still need a reason to get out of bed in the morning. Here’s the traditional conception of a successful financial life: You bust your chops for 40 years. Then, in your sixties, you get to kick back and spend your remaining days blissfully doing nothing. Sound like a prescription for happiness? It’s more like a recipe ...

4 Steps to Reinventing Your Retirement

There’s a “silver tsunami” making waves today. Around 10,000 baby boomers will hit retirement every single day over the course of the next 20 years. But for boomers, retirement doesn’t mean what it used to! In fact, for many nearing 65, retirement looks less like “taking it easy” and more like “taking on the next challenge.” For many ...

Work Beyond Retirement Age Can Pay

The rules surrounding your Social Security benefits can be confusing. And the topic of collecting benefits while you’re still working can add to this confusion. There are many reasons to work into retirement while drawing Social Security benefits. Here are some important details to know if you’re working and collecting your Social Security benefits, or considering ...