Volatile markets can cause your retirement fund to drop.
Communities benefit greatly from experience that retirees offer.
For big banks, loans and stock trading are becoming less reliable sources of income.
A new pension system doesn't provide as much security.
The origin story of 65 can be traced back to the 30s, when President Roosevelt sought to make retirement available to everyone.
Our latest Marketplace-Edison Research Poll surveyed American workers to find out what they value in the workplace and some of the challenges that they’re facing.
Tell us what you're doing with your retirement savings.
Americans aged 65 and older are more likely to keep working into old age.
The Big Book
“We are not primarily here because of too many trips to Starbucks,” author Elizabeth White says.
The number of seniors filing for bankruptcy has nearly doubled since 2007 to a record high of 12 percent, part of it driven by the financial crisis; another part by mounting debt for things like medical care, mortgage loans and…