Retirees who want to travel can make those trips more affordable by taking advantage of senior discounts and through less obvious strategies.
Attorney General Mark Herring said in a news release Thursday that Future Income Payments and owner Scott Kohn violated the Virginia Consumer Protection Act.
Financial advisors say happily retired clients are financially stable and have properly thought out and planned their retirement. Here’s what differentiates the happiest retirees.
Current homeowners are staying put — and spending to renovate. A recent Bankrate.com survey found that 62 percent of current homeowners do not ever plan to move. And more than a third of homeowners said they are likely to remodel, upgrade or add to their current home in the next five years.
Some banks offer features that are attractive to certain demographics. A local finance expert breaks down why some institutions might be more attractive to you than others.
In 2013, the average household headed by someone age 55 or older had $73,211 in debt, according to the Employee Benefit Research Institute. While this may seem like a significant amount, 67 percent of retirees…
WASHINGTON — Arlington and Alexandria, Virginia share the No. 2 spot for best places for retirees, according to new research from Bankrate.com. Taking into account weather, cost of living, taxes, senior well-being, crime and health…
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.