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Illinois is One of the Worst Places in the Whole Country to Retire

Reboot Illinois | Posted 12.17.2014 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

After deciding when and how to retire, deciding where to retire is the next step. Careful consideration of possible activities, weather, taxes, cost of living and proximity to family and friends is undertaken.

5 Affordable Entertainment Options For Post 50s

U.S. News and World Report | JOE UDO | Posted 08.18.2013 | Fifty

Many of us envision traveling more, sipping wine in a nice restaurant and enjoying a comfortable life when we retire. However, the reality could be ve...

Retirement Accounts: Should You Fear the Eventual Tax Bill?

Women & Co | Posted 07.29.2013 | Business
Women & Co

Some people are reluctant to fund Individual Retirement Accounts and 401(k) plans, fearing they are setting themselves up for big tax bills in retirement.

Online Financial Advisors: Are They Worth It?

Catherine New | Posted 11.12.2012 | Money
Catherine New

Retirement plans are like sausage. I want mine to be fat and juicy, and until recently I really didn't care how it was made. But then I got a peek at ...

Why 85 Feels A Lot Like 50

Richard Abrons | Posted 08.28.2012 | Fifty
Richard Abrons

At other ages I was defined by what I did. Schoolboy, father, husband, stockbroker, writer. Now, if there was only one thing you could know about me -- just one -- I would choose that you know I'm 85.

Foreclosure Crisis Hits Ritzy Retirement Home

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.02.2012 | Business

This time, the foreclosure crisis is hitting a bunch of retirees all at once. Fox Hill Senior Condominium, which, according to its website, offers...