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12 U.S. cities for early retirees

Where you choose to retire early can make the difference in whether your savings will stretch over 20, 30 or even 40 years. To help you in your search, we identified 12 cities with potential based on size and cost of living.

Getting the most out of retirement

Looking for retirement planning advice? Answer a series of questions to discover your unique results of highest-rated articles—from saving money and getting the most out of Social Security, to figuring out where to live and how to manage healthcare costs.

Making sense of Medicare coverage options

When you become eligible for Medicare, you'll have an alphabet of coverage options to consider. Learn how to decode the assortment of important choices.

Investing strategies for creating a wealth plan

While it's easy to feel that your financial future is out of your control these days, it's not. Here are five investing tips for creating a strategic wealth plan to weather the storm.

How pets can improve your retirement well-being

For older adults, pets are a buffer against loneliness and isolation, but the benefits go beyond boosting human spirits. Getting pet-friendly when you retire may give you a healthy boost.

How to calculate loan interest

Interest is one of the primary ways that lenders, banks and credit card issuers earn a profit. Here's a look at how interest works and how you can calculate the cost when you borrow money.

How the COLA is calculated

If you're receiving Social Security benefits, you probably pay close attention to the cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA. Here's how the COLA is figured and who receives the benefit.

8 top-performing closed-end funds

Often misunderstood, CEFs are open to new investors, trade like stocks and pay distributions. Here are examples of funds in eight categories that were among the top performers.

Top 5 technology investing articles of the week

This weekly interactive guide to our most popular technology investing stories is designed to help you make smarter decisions when investing in this sector.