Retirement

By Bob Blancato, Next Avenue Contributor and Elder Advocate Getty As the national coordinator of the national and grassroots advocacy group, the Elder Justice Coalition, I believe the need to address elder justice has become even more urgent recently. Congress appears to think so, too. Elder justice is the holistic approach of preventing and handling
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By Sarah McKinney Gibson, Next Avenue Contributor John Frick and students Courtesy of John Frick While the pandemic has put in-person mentoring on indefinite hold, a growing number of older adults are finding virtual ways to make and broaden meaningful intergenerational connections. Here are five of their stories: Ervan Caesar: Mentoring Teens in the Youth
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TOPLINE The stock market took a hit from disappointing unemployment data and a rising number of coronavirus cases Thursday morning, but rebounded after U.S. regulators said they would ease post-financial crisis restrictions on big banks. Several states are seeing record numbers of new coronavirus cases. Spencer Platt/Getty Images KEY FACTS The Dow Jones Industrial Average
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TOPLINE Asked whether the government will send Americans another stimulus check in an interview Monday with Scripps Washington correspondent Joe St. George, President Trump said, “Yeah, we are,” and indicated that another bipartisan stimulus bill is on the way, but did not elaborate further on the possibility of another round of direct payments to Americans. 
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TOPLINE Despite a minor sell-off on Friday, stocks have rebounded from the coronavirus recession strongly in recent months—too strongly, according to research from Vital Knowledge founder Adam Crisafulli, who believes investors are too optimistic about a quick economic recovery and the market is now overvalued. Investors aren’t paying “nearly enough attention to the enormous permanent
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Take the time you need to learn about retirement income strategies. Getty How should you deploy your retirement savings to generate lifetime income? That’s one of several critical decisions pre-retirees face as they approach retirement.  To help you answer this question, let’s look at the “Retirement Income Scorecard” that I developed to estimate the amount
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By Michele Turk, Next Avenue Contributor Getty By the time my doctor told me via FaceTime that I tested positive for Covid-19, my symptoms were long gone. I was probably not contagious anymore, and I had temporary immunity to the virus. For weeks afterward, the same thought replayed in my mind: I survived the coronavirus. How
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By Richard Eisenberg, Next Avenue Editor Imani Woody, Larry Curley, Ron Long Next Avenue What does the future of aging in America look like? For answers, every year we ask some of our newest Influencers in Aging to offer their views at the American Society on Aging’s Aging in America conference. The pandemic turned this
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Economic Security Planning, Inc. Today’s column addresses questions about maximum rates for retirement benefits, the WEP and substantial covered earnings after 62, restricted applications and the 1/2/1954 deadline, when spousal benefits can be available and how they’re calculated and protective filing dates. Larry Kotlikoff is a Professor of Economics at Boston University and the founder
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NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 10: Dwyane Wade; Victor Cruz, DJ Clue and Carmelo Anthony are seen at Dwyane … [+] Wade’s One Last Dance Retirement Party at CATCH NYC on April 10, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Bobby Metelus/Getty Images) Getty Images The fin-tech firm Betterment found a third of millennials/Gen Z
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TOPLINE The flood of new retail investors making speculative stock trades are not behind the market’s recent rally, according to new research from Barclays which found that many of Robinhood users’ top picks tended to underperform. Robinhood customers piling into a stock usually resulted in lower returns, Barclays found. Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
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