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How Much Will I Get From Social Security When...

How are Social Security benefits calculated, and how do I find out how much I will get when I retire? Your Social Security benefits are based on the number of years you've worked in jobs covered by Social...

The Smart Way to Make Extra Mortgage Payments

My mortgage company is offering to sign me up for weekly or biweekly, rather than monthly, payments. The program is free, and I'm told it will help me pay off the loan faster. Should I sign up? --M.W.,...

How Your Brokerage Account Can Bypass Probate

I need to designate a beneficiary for my brokerage account. Is a transfer on death account a better option than adding a joint owner to my account or including the account in my will? Life insurance, IRAs,...

How to Cut the Costs of Prescription Drugs

I have to pay much more out of pocket for prescription drugs than I did in the past. What can I do to reduce these costs? --S.R., Tampa Prescription drug costs spiked 13.6% from 2014 to 2015 for a family of four...

Buy Generic Drugs at Walmart, Costco or Target...

I have to pay much more out of pocket for prescription drugs than I did in the past. What can I do to reduce these costs? --S.R., Tampa Prescription drug costs spiked 13.6% from 2014 to 2015 for a family of four...

Can I Contribute to Both an HSA and an FSA?

If I contribute to a health savings account, can I also contribute to my employer's flexible-spending account? You generally can't contribute to both a health savings account and a flexible spending account in...

What Happens to Your Flexible Spending Account...

I'm leaving my job in the middle of the year and will have spent more from my flexible spending account than the amount I will have contributed by then. Do I need to pay back the extra money? --M.F., Coal...

How to Cut Your Prescription Drug Costs

I have to pay much more out of pocket for prescription drugs than I did in the past. What can I do to reduce these costs? --S.R., Tampa Prescription drug costs spiked 13.6% from 2014 to 2015 for a family of four...

10 Financial Things Newlyweds Must Do

I just got married. What do my husband and I need to do about taxes, insurance and other financial decisions? Newlyweds need to work together to make key decisions about their financial strategies and future...

A Little-Known Way to Delay RMDs in Retirement

I am 74 years old and still working. I'm taking required minimum distributions from an old employer's 401(k), but I'm still contributing to my current employer's 401(k). Can I roll the money from my old...

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