Retiring early and controlling your financial destiny could be within reach if you're willing to implement the following five easy steps.
As useful as a retirement calculator can be, most nevertheless have major shortcomings.
Demographics put Social Security's funding source under incredible pressure.
How to retire early by not focusing on it at all.
Life expectancy in the United States keeps rising, so make sure you are prepared for a long retirement.
Simplify your Social Security planning by knowing the basics.
No matter your age, if you're still drawing a paycheck, it can help improve your retirement.
Social Security needs change to survive over the long run, and Congress seems willing to take up the daunting task of a Social Security overhaul.
There are actually some upsides to putting things off.
If you forget why you're doing this, all the retirement planning in the world will be worthless.