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What is the Social Security Shortfall?

Today, the discussion of Social Security’s long-term financial challenges is pretty much limited to when the consequences arrive rather than how we will manage them when they arrive.

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3 tips for achieving financial wellness in retirement

While Social Security plays a role in retirement planning, there are many other funding options to consider.

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Dementia caregivers face financial ruin

Many relatives and friends providing financial support or care to people with dementia have dipped into their retirement savings

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Caregivers experience emotional, physical, financial difficulties

Family members often help with daily activities like eating, bathing and dressing. Many also provide medical support.

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SPRINGFIELD, MA - JUNE 2: Elizabeth Warren speaks during the 2012 Massachusetts Democratic Endorsing Convention, held at the MassMutual Center in Springfield. (Photo by Aram Boghosian/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Financial companies get tongue lashing from lawmakers

The goal is to protect retirees from buying unnecessary products that line their brokers’ pockets.

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Financial industry must address elder exploitation

Protecting the wealth of older adults should be a high priority for banks, insurance companies and others. Yet, elder financial exploitation and diminished financial capacity resulting from age-related cognitive impairments pose major economic threats.

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