The 10 Best States To Enjoy Early Retirement

Early retirement may seem like an impossible dream for many — but it doesn’t have to be. Early retirees can begin collecting Social Security benefits as early as at age 62, but doing this can reduce your benefits throughout retirement….

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Is This Account The Future Of Retirement?

You say you don’t earn much? You have only a few bucks stashed? You’d like to put that money toward retirement? You have no employer-provided 401(k) plan to make it easy? We may have an idea to get you off…

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4 Shockers About Social Security That May Make Your Brain Explode

On the occasion of the Social Security Act being signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt 80 years ago, we thought we’d highlight some of the crazier things about the nation’s retirement safety net — and who better to point…

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This Might Be The Biggest Risk In The Markets

Junk-bond investors are closing the books on their worst quarter in four years. And there’s no sign the pain will end. Investors who helped companies from Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. to Chenier Energy Inc. raise a record $1.7 trillion of new…

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Jimmy Carter Rages At What The U.S. Has Become: “Just An Oligarchy With Unlimited Political Bribery”

On July 28th, Thom Hartmann interviewed former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, and, at the very end of his show (as if this massive question were merely an aftethought), asked him his opinion of the 2010 Citizens United decision and the 2014McCutcheon decision, both decisions…

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Top 10 American Cities For Retirees

Forget the surf-and-turf enclaves of Florida. The top city in the U.S. to retire is actually Phoenix, according to Bankrate.com’s first ranking of the best cities for retirement. In a report released Monday, the publisher of finance content ranked 172 cities after…

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Why Investors Make The Same Mistakes… Over And Over Again

Everything seems to be moving in the right direction for investors these days. The global economy is doing great, with strong growth in Asia and robust recovery signs from the US economy. Even in Europe we can see the first…

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David Stockman: “We Are Entering The Terminal Phase Of The Global Financial System”

Today David Stockman, the man President Ronald Reagan called upon along with Dr. Paul Craig Roberts to help save the United States from disaster in 1981, warned King World News that we are now entering the “terminal phase” of the global financial system that…

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5 Glorious Pacific Coast Beach Retirement Options

Mexico has suffered a bum rap in the retire overseas arena over the past half-dozen years or so. Drug lords, gang violence, swine flu … the combination has translated into a dramatic falloff in this country’s appeal for the would-be…

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20 Fabulous Places To Retire In 2015 — Outside America

When deciding where to spend your golden years, there are loads of factors to consider, everything from cost of living and employment opportunities to crime rate and climate. And there are various opinions to consider as well. Over the years,…

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