Retiring with a mortgage: should you do it?

  Baby Boomers are more likely to have taken on debt and experienced financial insecurity than their parent’s generation. One major source of that debt lies in part due to the ease in obtaining loans for significantly more expensive houses and in making smaller down payments than previous generations. As of December 2011, 16 percent…

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Medicare's drug premium to increase by $1

  Medicare’s basic prescription drug plan is projected to remain at an estimated $31 per month for 2014.  This is the fourth year that the plan’s rates have remained nearly flat (there was no increase for the last three years) and that’s at least partially attributed to seniors shopping around and preventing the prices from…

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