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The TV Shows You Need to Watch This Fall

Check out these best bets of this season's television lineup, with shows that have real-life situations facing boomers.

Experts: How to Fix the U.S. Retirement System

The Senate Finance Committee today held a hearing called Retirement Savings 2.0. Here are the ideas floated by experts there.

Here's How Much Caregivers Pay Out-of-Pocket

A new survey from Caring.com shows how kicking in to help a family member can derail your retirement. Here's where caregivers can find help.

Think Twice Before You Text That Message

A hand surgeon explains the dangers of texting — and why it's worse for boomers.

Take This Retirement IQ Test to See What You Know

This retirement IQ test, created by Walter Updegrave of Real Deal Retirement, will let you learn where your knowledge falls short and how to improve your retirement prospects.

The Bottom Line on Home Equity Lines

You may be considering a home equity credit line, now that home values are rising and interest rates are low. Here's what you'll need to know.

Buying a Timeshare: The Pros and Cons

Financial adviser Ron Kelemen offers cautionary advice for anyone thinking about making this vacation-stay purchase.

Back on the Market: Difficulties of Midlife Dating

One man describes his dating experiences in his 50s and his epiphany about finding love.

How to Tamp Down Your Type A Excesses at Work

If you're a Type A at work, here's how to use your drive without driving others away.

7 Fatal Flaws in 401(k) Plans

Here's what one retirement expert thinks is wrong with these retirement savings vehicles and what employees can do about it.

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