Impact of Forced Retirement and Loss of Retirement Income on Older Workers

A sobering article on ProPublica in December said that more than half of workers in the United States age 50 and older are pushed out of their longtime jobs before they wish to retire. Given the effects of January’s government shutdown, one can imagine the financial hardships that a forced, early retirement may have on many workers and their families.

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Higher Contribution Limits in 2019 for Retirement Plans

Good news for hard-working individuals with retirement plans: those plans are going to work a little harder for you this year. The IRS has increased 2019 contribution limits for some types of retirement plans so you can save more and potentially earn more...

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Is Your Retirement at Risk?

As Baby Boomers continue to retire—and age—and therefore the number of retirees is swelling, especially in the 75+ age group. As their numbers grow, so do the financial risks many of them will face. According to a report from Center for Retirement Research...

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