Having a sound plan for your long-term financial security is as important as managing your health as you age. This section has all the information you may need to create an estate planning checklist and make sound decisions about retirement, social security and medical insurance benefits. The planning required to ensure your financial security often requires the advice and help of professionals and family member. Articles in this section teach you the basics about Medicaid and Medicare, and how to calculate how far social security disability benefits will go when you need them.
Money & Security also discusses:
Without Social Security or pensions, difficult years lie ahead
At a Future City competition, they offered creative, practical and wild ideas
The Stanford Center on Longevity and Society of Actuaries ran the numbers
The 'Raymond' creator's tips to find delicious meals while traveling
The bipartisan bill aims to develop a national strategy for family caregivers
The new tax law is an opportune time to schedule a meeting
Rheumatoid arthritis patients have not benefited from competition
What makes Costa Rica, Portugal and 8 others so enticing now
Surprising picks from International Living and Live and Invest Overseas
Advice from financial planner Altair Gobo, author of 'Getting to the Green'
A new report describes innovative programs other states could replicate
Sometimes, rearranging plans is the best thing you can do for yourself
Holiday-gift shopping online can make you a phishing or malware victim
Many expect to work part-time but few are preparing for it, a survey says
Research suggests you may be buying bad presents, despite good intentions
Tax reform will lead to 'entitlement reform,' this expert says
Advice on everything from Medicare abroad to working overseas
Health & Well-Being
It’s not the cards you’re dealt, but how you play them
This special report will cover topics around health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.