AARP CEO Wants You to Rethink Retirement

For over half a century, the American Association of Retired Persons has served the interests of the over-50 crowd, slowly becoming one of the most powerful non-profit organizations in the country – both in terms of membership (40 million+) and…

Judi Dench: Stop Asking When She Will Retire

Judi Dench is sick and tired of everyone asking her when she will retire. Dench has been in the acting industry for 60 years and says she has no current plans for retirement even though she turns 80 this year.…

Retirement Planning Tips: Save Smart

If you want to retire and live comfortably, you need to start saving as soon as possible. Everyone can save a little money, regardless of how much you make or how many bills you have. While saving money can be…

Retirement Planning: 3 Reasons To Start As Soon As Possible

Retirement planning is typically something that individuals and couples engage in once they hit their late forties and early fifties. The conventional wisdom has been that once you hit a certain age, you should be looking to prepare to retire.…

401(k) Plans Still Popular, But Growth is Slowing

For the past few years, retirement has seemed like a pipe dream for many Americans. The financial meltdown that occurred six years ago decimated the retirement accounts of many Americans, and U.S. employment numbers are still limping back to pre-recession…

Retirement Planning “Toolkit” Outlines Optimal Strategies

Baby Boomers are beginning to retire, and that means huge shifts coming to the American economy. The exodus of older workers from the labor market could ease employment troubles for younger workers looking to break into their field, but the…

Early Retirement: Three Tips To Make It Happen

Many people dream of early retirement, but few are able to make it happen. While it may sound pretty easy in theory, it can take a lot of planning and hard work and if you don’t get a jump on…

Jay Leno Is Enjoying His Retirement

Jay Leno became one of America’s favorite comedians while serving twenty consecutive years as the host of everybody’s favorite late night show The Tonight Show. So, when Leno announced that he would be retiring in February, fans were devastated. However,…

Brock Lesnar Begs Dana White For A Favor

Brock Lesnar will be the first to admit that he doesn’t have a lot of close friends. However, there is one guy that Brock feels is worth his time and effort. Former UFC fighter Pat Berry recently came out of…

Retirement Plans In The Works? What You Should Know

Good news for Americans planning their retirement: Reports indicate that retirement assets reached a record high at the end of 2013. This signals a sharp recovery from the disastrous 2008, when such assets were nearly halved in value. If you’re…