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What Is the Retirement Age in the USA

What’s the right retirement age for you? It’s complicated. In the United States, you’re eligible to begin collecting retirement benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA) as early as 62. But there isn’t a single, specific retirement age for the …

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8 Senior Discounts To Save You Big Money

Hello seniors! Well, it happened. You’ve reached 65, hopefully retired, and are set to enjoy the rest of your golden years. While nobody likes getting older, it is time to take advantage of one of the best parts about being …

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Is Cheap Auto Insurance Worth the Savings?

Buying a car can simultaneously be one of the most exciting and stressful purchases you will make. There is a lot to consider before you drive the vehicle home. Not only are the total costs and monthly payment critical, but …

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5 Ways To Reduce Financial Stress

Stress comes in all shapes and sizes, but finances are an ever-present burden for many people. A recent PwC study showed 63% of employees say that their financial stress has increased since the start of the pandemic. So it’s essential …

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How to Fire Up Your Retirement

No, all caps in FIRE up your retirement isn’t a typo. It’s an acronym for Financial Independence –  Retire Early. When I started blogging in late 2017, I discovered this vibrant personal finance blogging FIRE community. To my surprise, this …

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How Much Do You Need To Retire at 55?

Want to retire at 55? Will $300,000 be enough? I talk a lot about the feasibility of semi-retirement, so let’s get into some specific examples. Let’s say your goal is to retire at 55 — still much younger than the …

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