Retirement

Retirement Planning

You Need a Retirement Makeover. Start With These Six Steps.

Nearly half of Americans are projected to see their standard of living fall in retirement. Here's how to safeguard your standard of living.
Richard Branson

Richard Branson: 'I Don't Believe That Retirement Should Be the Goal'

The self-made billionaire could retire at the drop of a dime -- but retirement is the last thing on the 66-year-old's mind.
Retirement

Freelance Workers Have a New Way to Save for Retirement

The US Treasury's new myRA is an ideal savings solution self-employed people who want to retire one of these days.
Older Workers

There Are More Older Americans in the Workforce Than Ever Before, Pew Says

Instead of enjoying retirement, Americans 65 and older are increasingly participating in the labor force.
Retirement Planning

You Can't Lead Your Business Forever

Maybe it's now, maybe it's later but eventually you need to think about a transition plan.
Lifestyle

If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.

'It may not apply to everybody, but we think work brings people a lot of economic and social benefits that could impact the length of their lives,' researcher says.
Health

Want to Keep Your Brain 10 Years Younger? Regular Exercise May Help.

Reason number 921 to get off your duff: New research indicates that routinely breaking a sweat can lead to sharper thinking.
Football

Peyton Manning Is a Legend Going Out on Top -- the Way it Should Be

Anyone in a thriving career can learn from the quarterback's decision to retire right after a second Super Bowl win.
Retirement Planning

This Entrepreneur Built a $20 Million Empire That Redefines 'Retirement'

Do you really want to retire, i.e., play golf? Or, would you rather parlay your time into the projects that are your passion?
Franchise Players

Retired Executive Finds Second Career Giving Back to His Community With Kona Ice

This South Carolina man owns his own shaved ice truck and loves to help out local schools with part of his proceeds.
Investing

It's Never Too Late to Invest Wisely. Just Don't Raid Your Retirement Funds.

Want to give your investment portfolio a boost? Do what other successful entrepreneurs do.
Franchises

Forget Retirement. Baby Boomers Are Looking to Franchising to Stay Active.

With 22 percent of boomers having less than $100,000 of retirement savings, many will opening their own business for financial security and a purposeful later stage of life.
Leadership

Want to Leave a Lasting Legacy? Read This.

As departing CEO, you will leave a legacy -- but will it be the one you desire?
Work Ethic

This 100-Year-Old Woman Works 11-Hour Days and Says She Wouldn't Have It Any Other Way

Talk about work ethic: Felimina Rotundo says she likes working because it 'gives her something to do.'