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  • Los baby boomers encuentran en el "trabajo 3.0" una salida laboral
    Low interest rates come with high cost for savers, retirees

    While overleveraged homeowners worry when record low borrowing rates will come to an end, savers on the other end of the spectrum are anxious to see yields get back to more normal levels.

    Los baby boomers encuentran en el "trabajo 3.0" una salida laboral

    While overleveraged homeowners worry when record low borrowing rates will come to an end, savers on the other end of the spectrum are anxious to see yields get back to more normal levels.

  • Working past retirement age: What, why and how

    Meet three Canadians who offer a window into the new retirement reality.

    Meet three Canadians who offer a window into the new retirement reality.

  • A retired couple take in the ocean during a visit to the beach in La Jolla, California
    How to talk retirement with your spouse

    If you're married, your retirement planning will have to accommodate someone else's hopes and dreams. Here's how couples can plan retirement together.

    A retired couple take in the ocean during a visit to the beach in La Jolla, California

    If you're married, your retirement planning will have to accommodate someone else's hopes and dreams. Here's how couples can plan retirement together.

  • The Retirement Reality Gap

    The new post-Great Recession economy has taken its toll on retirees, as well as those of us looking forward to retirement in the near future. Unfortunately, there's something of a reality gap between …

    The new post-Great Recession economy has taken its toll on retirees, as well as those of us looking forward to retirement in the near future. Unfortunately, there's something of a reality gap between what today's workers think about retirement and what actually happens in retirement. According to a 2013 survey by the …

  • 6 signs you're not ready to retire

    Hitting a certain age neither guarantees nor necessitates retirement. Your retirement should begin when you determine you are ready and able to do so, regardless of how long you have lived. If you have …

    California state worker Curtis Walker looks over retirement plan brochures at the Calpers regional office in Sacramento

    Hitting a certain age neither guarantees nor necessitates retirement. Your retirement should begin when you determine you are ready and able to do so, regardless of how long you have lived. If you have done an analysis of your expected inflow and outflow of retirement funds and are running in the red, retiring now is …

  • 5 unseen risks stalking your retirement

    Retirement investors have a simple task: Compound their money steadily over decades at minimal risk. Easy, right? You'd be surprised. Many of us want the kind of sure-footed advice that will lead to a …

    retirement risks

    Retirement investors have a simple task: Compound their money steadily over decades at minimal risk. Easy, right? You'd be surprised. Many of us want the kind of sure-footed advice that will lead to a ...

  • In Retirement, When Do You Turn Over Your Accounts?

    These forms include the "Do not resuscitate," and even the "Do not send to hospital," release forms that you may want to decide on in advance, rather than leave to the sole discretion of a medical pro …

    These forms include the "Do not resuscitate," and even the "Do not send to hospital," release forms that you may want to decide on in advance, rather than leave to the sole discretion of a medical professional.

  • Why the Stakes are Higher with Retirement Income Planning than Retirement Savings

    As National Retirement Planning Week charges ahead, the difficulties that individuals face at the various stages of retirement planning is a topic ripe for discussion. One aspect of retirement planning …

    As National Retirement Planning Week charges ahead, the difficulties that individuals face at the various stages of retirement planning is a topic ripe for discussion. One aspect of retirement planning ...

  • Retire to the sweet life in southwest France

    From the Romans to the Renaissance, and from the Belle Époque to the Art Deco era, history is everywhere in this part of France, along with rolling wooded countryside, friendly people and delicious wines …

    Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc

    From the Romans to the Renaissance, and from the Belle Époque to the Art Deco era, history is everywhere in this part of France, along with rolling wooded countryside, friendly people and delicious wines and food. The Pyrenees Mountains dominate the views, and beaches are just a short drive away. Indeed, the Béarn region …

  • 5 financial factors to consider before retiring abroad

    It's an alluring proposition for many Americans who are choosing active retirements in places like South America or Europe or Asia. Enough clients at Bryn Mawr Trust in Pennsylvania have broached the …

    Varadero, Cuba

    It's an alluring proposition for many Americans who are choosing active retirements in places like South America or Europe or Asia. Enough clients at Bryn Mawr Trust in Pennsylvania have broached the issue that Joe Costigan, director of equity research at the wealth management firm, says they've researched the ins and …

  • 7 ways to get your home ready for retirement

    The environment in which you live will be an essential ingredient to your retirement safety and happiness.

    New date of home renovation scheme ‘will boost construction’

    The environment in which you live will be an essential ingredient to your retirement safety and happiness.

  • How a financial crisis can help your retirement

    It's been five years since the global financial crisis, and the stock market has made a remarkable recovery. Many investors have taken the following steps to secure their finances further: Many investors …

    City Workers Enjoy High Levels of Job Security After Financial Crisis

    It's been five years since the global financial crisis, and the stock market has made a remarkable recovery. Many investors have taken the following steps to secure their finances further: Many investors sold stocks during the downturn and shifted to bonds. Investors need to examine their risk tolerance to figure out …

  • A simple formula to predict your happiness in retirement

    The fact that you need to be saving money for...

    Ageing Population

    The fact that you need to be saving money for...

  • 3 affordable retirement options in Nicaragua

    Nicaragua is a beautiful and historic land of contrasts blessed with two long coastlines, Caribbean villages named after their pirate founders and the footprints of a family who stepped in volcanic mud …

    A street vendor sells stuffed animals at the Independence square in the colonial city of Granada

    Nicaragua is a beautiful and historic land of contrasts blessed with two long coastlines, Caribbean villages named after their pirate founders and the footprints of a family who stepped in volcanic mud some 6,000 years ago. There are cloud forests, coffee farms and miles of unnamed beaches, as well as art, culture, theater …

  • 7 ways men and women disagree about retirement

    Although we often see eye to eye, many men and women have different perspectives about what happens after work ends...

    7 ways men and women disagree about retirement

    Although we often see eye to eye, many men and women have different perspectives about what happens after work ends...

  • Canada Pension Plan reform could benefit Canada, study found

    Internal research by the federal Finance Department says there would be economic benefits from expanding the Canada Pension Plan, and it suggests the country could afford an improved plan in a strong  …

    Majority are counting on CPP for retirement; others will rely on lottery: poll

    Internal research by the federal Finance Department says there would be economic benefits from expanding the Canada Pension Plan, and it suggests the country could afford an improved plan in a strong economy....

  • 'Gap Retirements' Divide Baby Boomer Couples

    There can be when one spouse seems to be choosing to go on permanent vacation -- sometimes in a different state -- while the other spouse keeps filling the bank account.

    There can be when one spouse seems to be choosing to go on permanent vacation -- sometimes in a different state -- while the other spouse keeps filling the bank account.

  • Internal Finance Department study cites benefit, feasibility of CPP expansion

    OTTAWA - Internal research by the federal Finance Department says there would be economic benefits from expanding the Canada Pension Plan — and suggests this country could afford an improved plan in a …

    Internal Finance Department study cites benefit, feasibility of CPP expansion

    OTTAWA - Internal research by the federal Finance Department says there would be economic benefits from expanding the Canada Pension Plan — and suggests this country could afford an improved plan in a ...

  • What retirement train wreck?

    New research suggests that the state of retirement isn't as disastrous as thought.

    What retirement train wreck?

    New research suggests that the state of retirement isn't as disastrous as thought.

  • Women face special retirement-saving challenges

    Women face a unique set of challenges in meeting financial goals, including longer life expectancy, fewer working years and smaller paychecks than men.

    Women face special retirement-saving challenges

    Women face a unique set of challenges in meeting financial goals, including longer life expectancy, fewer working years and smaller paychecks than men.