Retirement / Old Age

Retirement savers, how much market risk can you handle?

Retirement savers, how much market risk can you handle?

Published 15/02/2018

An elderly couple looks out at the ocean as they sit on a park bench in La Jolla, California November 13, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED [more…]

Got cash? Here is what to do with it now

Got cash? Here is what to do with it now

Published 15/02/2018

U.S. Dollar banknotes are seen in this photo illustration taken February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/IllustrationCHICAGO - Cash is no longer trash. While there is [more…]

Potential blood test for Alzheimer’s shows early promise

Potential blood test for Alzheimer’s shows early promise

Published 02/02/2018

TOKYO/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Researchers in Japan and Australia say they have made important progress in developing a blood test that could in future help doctors [more…]

Dreading your taxes? Try filing as U.S. military

Dreading your taxes? Try filing as U.S. military

Published 01/02/2018

U.S. service member stands guard as an U.S. military transport plane lands at the Kandahar air base, Afghanistan January 23, 2018. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani - RC1A69651DE0NEW [more…]

Column: Debate on safety of reverse mortgages for U.S. seniors heats u

Column: Debate on safety of reverse mortgages for U.S. seniors heats u

Published 01/02/2018

A realtor and bank-owned sign is displayed near a house for sale in Phoenix, Arizona, January 4, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua LottCHICAGO (Reuters) - Foreclosure is a [more…]

Win, Lose or Draw: First jobs of animation sensations

Win, Lose or Draw: First jobs of animation sensations

Published 01/02/2018

David Silverman, director nominated for Animated Short Film for "Maggie Simpson In The Longest Daycare" and Matt Groening (R) arrive at the 85th Academy Awards [more…]

Wells Fargo loses big client after dialing up risk in retirement funds

Wells Fargo loses big client after dialing up risk in retirement funds

Published 01/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - The sign outside the Wells Fargo & Co. bank in downtown Denver April 13, 2016. REUTERS/Rick WilkingBOSTON (Reuters) - After Wells Fargo [more…]

Soothe the financial bite of a ‘bad’ dog

Soothe the financial bite of a ‘bad’ dog

Published 25/01/2018

FILE PHOTO - A woman walks with her dog into the surf at Fingal Beach, located just 1 km (0.62 miles) south of the Queensland [more…]

Column: Using 529 funds to pay for private school? Check new rules

Column: Using 529 funds to pay for private school? Check new rules

Published 25/01/2018

A student sits in a hallway as he looks through a text book in Chicago, Illinois February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Jim YoungCHICAGO (Reuters) - Uncle Sam [more…]

Social Security online accounts: safe from identity theft?

Social Security online accounts: safe from identity theft?

Published 25/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: A man types on a computer keyboard in this illustration picture taken February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration/File PhotoCHICAGO (Reuters) - More than 34 [more…]