Retirement

News and Articles About Retirement

Can You Be Too Old For Facebook? This 113-Year-Old Was, But That Didn't Stop Her.
Social Media

Can You Be Too Old For Facebook? This 113-Year-Old Was, But That Didn't Stop Her.

The clever centenarian did what countless whippersnappers under 13 do to get on the popular social network: She lied. But you can't really blame her.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A 'Sneaky' Way to Save More for Retirement
Retirement Savings

A 'Sneaky' Way to Save More for Retirement

Choosing wisely about this particular expense can lead to healthier finances in retirement.
Kelli B. Grant
Franchise Players: Hiring the Right People Is the Hardest Part
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: Hiring the Right People Is the Hardest Part

After 30 years in the corporate world, Skip Wyatt decided it was time to create jobs instead of finding ways to eliminate them.
Kate Taylor
One of the World's Richest Men Wants a Three-Day Workweek
Productivity

One of the World's Richest Men Wants a Three-Day Workweek

Speaking at a business conference in Paraguay, Mexican telecommunications billionaire Carlos Slim called for a 'radical overhaul' of the traditional workweek paradigm.
Geoff Weiss
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Private Island Sells at $38 Million Discount
Lifestyle

Private Island Sells at $38 Million Discount

Innocence Island in the Bahamas was scooped up for a cool $17 million at auction, though its asking price had been $55 million.
Geoff Weiss
Inside the Mind of Big-Time Investor Fred Wilson
Fred Wilson

Inside the Mind of Big-Time Investor Fred Wilson

In this question-and-answer interview, Wilson discusses retirement, Tumblr's exit and getting over a difficult year.
Alyson Shontell
Retire? Not in a Million Years.
Leadership

Retire? Not in a Million Years.

I used to dream of living in a tropical paradise searching for the perfect Mai Tai. Not anymore...and I couldn't be happier.
Steve Tobak
What Happens to Your Business If You Die?
Retirement

What Happens to Your Business If You Die?

What happens when you want to retire and stop running your business? Here are a few tidbits of advice on how to keep your company growing, even when you are no longer the boss.
Melanie Spring
The Psychology of Saving for Retirement
Retirement

The Psychology of Saving for Retirement

Researchers and economists look at what motivates and deters people from saving for retirement.
Eric Rosenbaum
I Had Been Fired and Evicted, and Still Retired at 27
Success Stories

I Had Been Fired and Evicted, and Still Retired at 27

The young founder of a real-estate firm describes how he made his first million.
Brenton Hayden
Why Derek Jeter Is So Admired
Leadership

Why Derek Jeter Is So Admired

The Yankee captain is calling it quits. Business leaders can learn a lot from the way he played the game.
Ray Hennessey
Obama Proposes Retirement Account Program That May Require Employer Action
Growth Strategies

Obama Proposes Retirement Account Program That May Require Employer Action

In his latest State of the Union address, President Obama mentioned a new savings account for employees called 'myRA.'
Catherine Clifford
Retiring at 27: Ambitious, Lazy or Crazy?
Finance

Retiring at 27: Ambitious, Lazy or Crazy?

A young real estate CEO made a plan to build up his net worth and check out in six years. Here's how he did it.
Brenton Hayden
4 Ways to Succeed as a Post-Retirement Entrepreneur
Starting a Business

4 Ways to Succeed as a Post-Retirement Entrepreneur

Studies show older entrepreneurs often have more success than their younger counterparts. But you have to approach entrepreneurship with the right strategies.
Lisa Evans