The top two reasons why taking Social Security early is an awful idea.
It's often a very costly mistake to cash in your retirement plan.
Unfortunately, it's easier to lose your money than to preserve it. Here are things to watch out for.
The total cost of financial disruptions to Americans is around $2.5 trillion in lost savings.
Your money is at risk no matter what you do with it. Finding the balance among those risks is key to financial success in retirement.
You can't take it with you -- but some types of accounts are better than others in letting you choose where you leave it behind.
Retirees rely on Medicare, but the surprising thing is just how good a deal the program actually is.
Many people don't know even some of the most basic features of how Social Security works. Get the scoop here.
Four out of every five Americans are unprepared for retirement, and the ratio is even worse for women. How can we change this sad state of affairs?
Without Social Security, the national retirement savings deficit would skyrocket.