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IRA Articles
Inherited IRAs and Bankruptcy - Read on to learn of the Supreme Court's recent decision regarding inherited IRAs. The Court concluded that they are not protected "retirement funds" under federal law. More...

Social Security Articles
2015 Social Security Medicare FiguresThe Social Security Administration has announced the Social Security and SSI Beneficiaries cost-of-living adjustments for 2015. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has also announced next year's Medicare costs. See all the recently released figures...

Complete Guide to Planning for Social Security
- A guide that thoroughly explains the details of Social Security including: how to qualify, benefit information, how to sign-up, and answers to important questions. More...

Benefit Basics - Skim a quick synopsis of the basics regarding your Social Security benefits. It can help you get a picture of whether or not to delay retirement. More...

Myths and Facts - Finally put to rest some of those Social Security myths that you may have heard and learn the truth about this supplemental income. More...

How Secure is Social Security - The question that's been burning in people's minds for years is answered in a short article about the solvency of Social Security. More...

What You Should Do at Age 62 - If you're eligible, 62 could be your lucky number! That's the earliest age you can start receiving Social Security retirement benefits. More...

4 Things Women Need to Know - A quick read that explains how Social Security can protect you and your family and how you can qualify for benefits. More...

Claiming Strategies for Couples - There are myriad ways to approach Social Security retirement benefits for you and your spouse. Learn a few of the options. More...

Retirement Planning Articles


Retirement Plan is key to confidence. -  Retirement confidence is highes among workers who say they or their spouse have a retirment pland, suc as a work-sponsored plan or an individual retirment account (IRA). Read More... 

Have you Saved Enough to Retire? - Do you need to keep working part-time? How will you pay for unexpected medical bills? These questions keep many boomers up at night. More...

For the first time in five years, retirement confidence is on the upswing according to the Annual Retirement Confidence Survey. More..

CD Laddering to Maximize Your Returns - Learn from smart investors how to set up a CD strategy that helps you maximize on the best interest rates, while still enjoying flexibility. More...

Learn more about Sustainable Retirement Income by recognizing your vision of retirement and planning for the unexpected along the way. More...
Your retirement concerns are unique, therefore your approach to retirement planning is also unique. Take a look at the ten non-negotiable moves you should be making for the next important event in your life. More...

Congrats Graduates! Now Start Saving for Retirement – By starting to save for retirement now, graduates have the most important tool on their side: time. With the uncertainty of Social Security, grads will be able to reduce the burden using pain free retirement savings strategies. More...