Retirement Top Stories

Expert advice and tips for meeting your retirement goals and making retirement happy and easy.

Why Your Social Security Statements Are Wrong

By Brian Doherty, Social Security expert | Retirement

Guess what? Your benefits checks may be higher than you think.

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4 Traits of the Happiest Retirees

By Bill Ellermeyer, Next Avenue | Retirement

What this career coach has observed about them

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Dreamy Senior Living: Retirement Options You Never Imagined

By Melanie Haiken, senior editor | Retirement

Retirement options you never imagined

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The Hottest Jobs and How to Get One in Retirement

By Nancy Collamer, Next Avenue | Retirement

They range from pet care to tutoring to translating

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5 Tips for Financial Stability if You're 50+

By Ellen Breslau | Retirement

Worried you haven’t saved enough for retirement? Take action with these easy steps to help your finances right now.

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3 Things to Consider Before You Claim
Social Security Benefits

By Brian Doherty, Social Security expert | Retirement

These facts can help you decide whether you should start collecting your benefits early or later.

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How to Find Your Purpose During Retirement

By Kristen Sturt | Retirement

Retiring with a reason for being won't just make each day brighter; it will keep you healthy, too.

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Here Are the Best Cities for Successful Aging

By Richard Eisenberg, Next Avenue | Retirement

You won't find many Sunbelt places on the Milken Institute's Top 10 lists

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Should You Retire Early?

By Daisy Chan | Retirement

5 financial musts to consider before you think about quitting your job for good.

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5 Fun Alternatives to Retiring at Home

By Sally Stich | Retirement

If leaving your job and just hanging out around the house don't sound interesting to you, consider these unique ways to retire.

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