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What pandemic? Many people are still optimistic about their retirement prospects — although maybe they shouldn’t be

Some Americans feel good about their future retirements, others not so much. 4:09 p.m. Oct. 23, 2020

How to celebrate National Retirement Security Week

Putting today’s low interest rates in a historical context 2:15 p.m. Oct. 23, 2020

How do I take some profit from a mutual fund investment without taking bath on taxes?

It depends on your tax bracket and whether the gain is long or short term 2:10 p.m. Oct. 23, 2020

Retirement Headlines

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Older Americans are buried in debt — how can they get out?

It’s bad enough to have debt when you’re young. It’s worse when you’re older

2:05 p.m. Oct. 23, 2020
News and analysis for those planning for or living in retirement

Retirement news and analysis

2:00 p.m. Oct. 23, 2020
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Are employers using the pandemic as cover to shed older workers?

‘This recession is a lot deeper than 2008’

10:12 a.m. Oct. 23, 2020
The inventor of the ‘4% rule’ just changed it

Bill Bengen says the now-iconic rule was always treated too simplistically

10:05 a.m. Oct. 23, 2020
Start a business after age 50? In pandemic? Yes. Here’s how

Become an entrepreneur now? It can make sense if you’ve lost your job, been offered an early retirement severance package or you're just eager to get an idea off the ground.

4:58 a.m. Oct. 23, 2020
We love to ski but are struggling even with a $1 million house budget — what’s an affordable ski town where we can retire?

Oh, it should have good lakes and water sports nearby and not be too touristy.

3:46 p.m. Oct. 22, 2020

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