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This Map Shows How Long $1 Million in Retirement Savings Will Last In Every State

The differences are startling.<p>Location, location, location. It’s the battle hymn for buying real estate and – it turns out – a huge factor for …

Retirement

How Much Should I Contribute to an IRA — and How Often?

IRAs are a great way to save for retirement, because they give you a tax break for doing so. It’s basically a reward for looking after your future …

Retirement

Annuities In Retirement: Friend Or Foe?

Let’s be honest: Annuities are controversial. They are perceived by many as the red-headed stepchild in the world of financial and insurance products. Uncertainty about whom to believe may lead to indecision. We all fear making a wrong decision, so the best way to play it safe is not to decide at …

Retirement

5 places to retire abroad that haven’t been overrun by Americans

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Coronado in Panama once had pristine beaches and not much else. Today the resort town is a …

Retirement

3 Powerful Tax Strategies for Retirees

Saving money in your 401(k) and IRA is probably what got you to retirement, but being smart about how you manage those funds once you get there can …

Retirement

Do Annuities Belong in Your Retirement Plan?

That depends on what you'd like to use them for.<p>On the surface, annuities may seem like an incredibly enticing "investment" to consider as part of …

Retirement

3 Reasons It's Smart to Take Social Security Benefits at 62

Filing for Social Security at the earliest possible age means cutting your payments each month. Here's why it's a good idea anyway.<p>Millions of …

Retirement

How This Couple Retired Early to Travel the World — and How You Can Do It, Too

Being frugal is just one component.<p>Some people know they’ve found The One when they discover their date loves the same music or roots for the same …

Retirement

Best States to Retire 2018: All 50 States Ranked for Retirement

In contemplating retirement, the big question tends to be when to retire? Or, perhaps, how much money do you need to retire? But <i>where to retire</i> can …

Retirement

22 free things to do in New York City this summer

1/<p>View the Statue of Liberty from the Staten Island Ferry<p>A proper tour of the Statue of Liberty will cost you $30 or more, but the wallet-conscious …

Staten Island

THE $50 A DAY EARLY RETIREMENT STRATEGY YOU SHOULD TRY

Our minds are built to think about today. Our ancestors weren’t able to comprehend years into the future. This is one of the reasons it’s so hard for …

Retirement

Writing: A skill to be learned or an innate talent?

What does the science say about becoming a natural writer?Can you become a natural writer?Is writing a skill one is born with? Or is it a skill to be …

Self-improvement

7 Trips You Should Take Before You Turn 50

Trips To Take Before 50<p>A Solo Trip<p>Yes, you should absolutely <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i> our way across a foreign country. This study found that the reason most …

Soak it all in: 10 hotel bathtubs with jaw-dropping views

<b>(CNN) —</b> A deep-soaker tub -- complete with candles and bubbles and a nice glass of wine -- is perhaps the truest hotel indulgence.<p>The one thing that can make your stay even better? A sweeping view of something beautiful, so you can luxuriate in steamy satisfaction while soaking it all in.<p>Here are …

British Columbia

Amtrak is swapping dining cars on some trains for “airplane food”

One of the chief delights of choosing to travel long-haul by train versus plane (apart from skipping the whole airport security thing) is the dining car. Like a moving restaurant, dining cars await passengers needing to stretch their legs and recreate something of a normal daily routine by sitting …

Trains

Deal Alert: US to Iceland for $200 Round-Trip

<b>Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts</b> …

Flying

This Genius App Helps Me Save Hundreds of Dollars, So I Can Take the Vacation I Really Want

I have a confession: I’m the money editor at Real Simple and I’m not great at saving for vacation.<p>When it comes to funding my 401K or other long-term …

The Best Cookie Recipes To Bake This Weekend

Baking is a form of altruism. What better excuse to make some cookies?<p>Baking for others is a delicious form of altruism that’s been proven to boost your overall sense of well-being and help connect you with the people you love. But what if you just don’t have time for altruism during the busy …

Dessert

10 of the cheapest all-inclusive holiday destinations for summer 2018

Dreaming of the beach...<p><b>Summer is officially around the corner.</b><p>Cocktails on the beach, reading on a pool float and soaking up the sun are now firmly in sight but don't worry if you've not yet booked your holiday.<p>According to Travel Supermarket, an all-inclusive holiday (so accommodation, flights …

Ever Thought About Booking a Round The World Ticket? This Post Will Help You Decide

There’s definitely something romantic about the idea of a round the world adventure of a lifetime. Our last RTW took in 11 countries over 6 …

Panama City

Take the Most Beautiful Train Ride in the U.S. for $97

If you want to see the best of the west coast, take a train.<p>Disembarking from Seattle, Washington and running all the way to Los Angeles, California, …

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

Trains

10 things airlines are doing to make flying economy more comfortable

Modern air travel has become increasingly unpleasant as airlines continue to shrink seat sizes to fit more passengers on board — and this is …

18 Foods to Clear Your Arteries and Protect You from Heart Attacks

One quick fire way to adversely affect your cardiovascular system is to stuff yourself with unhealthy processed and refined foods. Those junk foods …

Fun Facts of New York, Top Things To Do and Popular Travel Destinations In New York City

<b>i</b><p>Now over one hundred years old, the New York Public Library was built by the city’s most prominent architects of the day. The library is guarded by …

12 Incredible And Affordable Places To Travel Outside The US

See if your dream destination is on the list. H/T Quora<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

European Travel

Here's Your Excuse to Finally Book That Solo Vacation You've Been Dreaming of

It's National Plan a Solo Vacation Day, and we're ready to celebrate.<p>One in four people planning a trip in 2018 said they will be going alone, …

You Can Travel from California to New York City by Train for Only $186

There are many things you can buy for $186. A red coat just like Kate Middleton's. A fancy dinner on the town for two. A few pairs of spring …

These Are the Best (and Cheapest) Times to Visit Alaska

Most Americans, upon first traveling to Alaska, are shocked to realize just how big the state is. Yes, it’s part of the United States, English is …

National Parks

10 Cheaper Foreign Trips You Can Take Instead of The Usual Tourist Thing To Do

London, Paris, New York - the big daddies of the international tourist clientele so to speak. These places are all wonderful and vibrant and full of …