Health Insurance

Now 64? Prepare to Sign Up for Medicare

This is the time to arrange lifelong health coverage. Age 64 is the age when you are reminded that you are a baby boomer growing older. Regardless of how young or old you feel at 64, you should make…

Market News

Monthly Economic Update: December 2017

Pace of U.S. Economic Growth Picked Up in Third Quarter The U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in three years in the third quarter, according to revised figures for the nation’s gross domestic product (GDP) released in late…

Market News

Retailers Look To Holiday Season

Positive consumer sentiment to buoy year-end sales A handful of brick-and-mortar retailers may be poised for some holiday cheer as the sector gets set to enter the important holiday shopping season. But market forces continue to bet against department…

Retirement

Can We Afford to Live to 100?

Our increased longevity poses a retirement planning challenge. Some of us may retire at 65 and live to 100 or 105. Advances in health care may make this a strong possibility. The corresponding question is: will we outlive our…