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Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

2 ways to get guaranteed retirement income

<i>My wife and I have about $1 million in stock and bond funds in 401(k)s, IRAs and other retirement accounts, but are wondering whether to buy an annuity when we retire within the next few years. Do you think that's a good idea?--Scott C.</i><p>Ask advisers this question and the answer may depend on how the …

Retirement

6 ways to lower your property taxes

This is the time of year when many Americans stop thinking about taxes and start thinking about beaches and vacations. But as many home assessment …

10 Questions To Ask A Financial Advisor

It’s not easy finding a financial advisor. After all, you have to trust this virtual stranger enough to reveal your financial situation – or hand your money over -- to him or her. But these steps can help you find the right fit.<p>Ask friends and family for referrals, says Minneapolis-based certified …

Financial Planning

Powell: 8 biggest misconceptions about retirement

Perception might be reality. But that's not necessarily the case for pre-retirees. For Americans on retirement's doorstep, misconceptions are reality.<p>Yes, many Americans retire thinking and imagining this or that lifestyle, and the reality that awaits them is entirely different, say experts.<p>So, …

Opinion: Tony Robbins tells you how to make money like a billionaire

After watching the global financial system almost melt down, I began an amazing journey several years ago to find a way for individual investors to …