Money & Work Top Stories

Useful advice, tools and tips about mid-life careers, family finance, retirement, investing, and more.

The Truth About Health Care Costs in Retirement

By Chris Farrell, Next Avenue | Retirement

A report says some over 70 will see health bills over $600,000

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When It’s Healthier Not to Retire

By Helaina Hovitz, Next Avenue | Retirement

What recent studies say and what doctors recommend

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The Financial Challenges Facing Older Women

By Kerry Hannon, Next Avenue | Family Finance

They can be enormous and painful, especially for low-income women

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Red Flags That Could Trigger an IRS Tax Audit

By Bill Smith, Next Avenue | Saving & Investing

Audits are down, but these items could put your return in the crosshairs

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Social Security Is Shortchanging Widows and Widowers

By Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Next Avenue | Family Finance

An Inspector General's report finds underpayment of $132 million and counting

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Job Services That Help People 50+ Find Work

By Kerry Hannon, Next Avenue | Career

More and more are popping up. Here's a look at a few

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The Best New Year's Move for Your Money

By Diane Harris, Next Avenue | Saving & Investing

What a Financial Health Day is, and how to use one to possibly save you thousands this year

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How to Stop Your Grown Kids From Ruining Your Retirement

By Diane Harris, Next Avenue | Family Finance

What to do when it's time to close accounts at the Bank of Mom and Dad

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Why Adult Siblings Fight Over Money

By Richard Eisenberg, Next Avenue | Family Finance

Their parents' finances can lead to painful rifts.

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Why Being Distracted at Work Is a Good Thing

By Phyllis Weiss Haserot, Next Avenue | Career

It may give you an edge over younger workers.

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