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Social Security’s birthday: Can we count on 80 more?

Today, as Social Security celebrates its 80th birthday, the federal government’s largest benefit program stands at a pivotal point in its history. Can it survive? What’s at stake?

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Couples must get on same page with retirement plans

Couples are worrying more about their retirement savings. Maybe they should start by figuring out how much they have saved in the first place.

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Obama: U.S. must step up care for aging Americans

At a White House Conference on Aging, Obama called on the nation to take proactive steps to address rising costs and protect Social Security.

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Couples should plan, discuss retirement visions

Barbara and Arthur Roberts have always had a sense of wanderlust. One day, after their kids had gone off to college, Barbara turned to her husband and said, “You know, they’re never coming back. Let’s sail around the world.”

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Men, women experience retirement differently

Women report more positive experiences in retirement than men, yet also say they are more likely to experience negative emotions, especially stress.

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When home appraisal comes in below sales price

Housing market trends bode well for sellers this spring, but some may encounter hurdles even after they land a buyer.

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