Work & Money

Monday, May 9, 2022

New Rules in Estate Planning

The Secure Act changed the rules for non-spousal inherited retirement accounts; some upfront planning spares your inheritors a big tax bill.

Friday, May 6, 2022

Open Thread Update: Money Hacks!

Readers share their best money-saving tips. Who knew white vinegar was so versatile? Add your best money-saving hacks here!

Monday, April 11, 2022

Tax Time Tips for Older Adults

With the filing deadline looming ahead, it’s the perfect opportunity to look at what changes might be in store for retirees and seniors.

Thursday, March 24, 2022

Do You Need a Retirement Coach?

If you think retirement is a smooth transition from the office to margaritas at poolside all day…you might need a retirement coach.

Monday, March 14, 2022

Inflation and Retirement

Is your retirement income keeping pace with inflation? Financial experts share their thoughts.

Monday, February 14, 2022

Long Term Care Insurance and Alternatives

Is long-term care insurance right for you? Check out these alternatives.

Friday, January 28, 2022

Open Thread Update: Job Search Follies

Readers sound off on their pet peeve about the online job search process. Add yours!

Monday, January 24, 2022

Get Social….and Get Hired

Looking for work doesn’t necessarily mean flying solo, even for seniors. Find encouragement and tips here.

Monday, January 10, 2022

Jump Back Into the Job Market!

This may be an ideal time for older workers to jump back into the job market. Here’s why.

Monday, January 3, 2022

Beat the ‘Bots When Job Hunting

Many older jobseekers don’t know that an ATS (Applicant Tracking System) determines who sees their resume-if ever. Here’s how to beat the ‘bots.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

People We Love: Helen Uffner

With more than 40 years in the industry and 1500 films and TV shows behind her – Helen Uffner stands as the owner of the last vintage costume rental business in all of New York City. 

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Avoid Charity Scams

Don’t be fooled by scammers pretending to collect donations for victims of natural disasters. Here’s a rundown of their dirty tricks.

Monday, December 13, 2021

Financial Gifts to Kids

The days of gifting a child a single share of Disney or a savings bond are over; learn the facts about how to gift to kids.

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Avoiding Scams on Veterans

Thank you for your service, veterans. Learn how to avoid being a target for scammers.

Monday, November 8, 2021

Family and Finances: Avoiding “The Talk”?

Big family holidays are coming up but many parents still avoid having a family discussion about their finances.