United States


Moves to make before tax reform


Grab those tax deductions while you can because tax reform could make some favorites extinct or undermine their value next year.  Full Article 

Tax Reform

Killing medical tax break will hammer seniors

Republican lawmakers want to cut taxes for corporations and wealthy people by $1.3 trillion - and they seem to want seniors to foot a good chunk of the bill.  Full Article 

Family Finances

Deductibles hold the key to best health plans

As you pick health insurance during open enrollment at work this fall, you will probably be spared the painful premium increases that shocked American families earlier this decade.  Full Article 

Retirement plan brochures are seen in a rack in Sacramento, California October 21, 2009. REUTERS/Max Whittaker

Old-fashioned retirement advice still works

What is the best way to boost savings in workplace retirement plans? There is an old-fashioned solution that seems to work: talking to employees.  Full Article 

A woman walks out of the ocean following a swim past sunset at Moon Light Beach in Encinitas, California October 28, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake

The best place to retire? You get to pick

Reuters has teamed up with Zillow to give you the power to customize a list of your best places to retire. Learn how to use our interactive tool to help you determine the cities and towns that meet your criteria.   Full Article 


Elder abuse in the spotlight

Are unsuspecting seniors around the United States being scooped up without warning from their homes, placed in nursing homes and having their possessions taken away?  Full Article