Stories tagged: retirement
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 2:10 p.m.
American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to retire next year
Kenneth Chenault, one of the most prominent black businessmen and long-time chairman and CEO of American Express, is retiring next year.
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017
Froma Harrop: Will you work till you drop?
Americans who don’t plan, can’t plan or are in too desperate straits to put anything aside may end up working for the rest of their lives.
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
How James Woods mistakenly announced his retirement in a real estate listing
James Woods still isn’t entirely sure how the end of his acting career came to be announced on Friday by a real estate reporter for a local newspaper in Rhode …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
James Woods says he’s retiring from film (and selling house)
Oscar-nominated actor James Woods says he’s retiring from the entertainment industry.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Newport Highway icon Delbert Hodgson retires
Everyone knows Delbert Hodgson. The Riverside Service owner and operator, who sold the station and the Ram Drive In and retired at the end of August, has been greeting Newport …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
Talking about change with aging parents
How do you approach those tough conversations with aging parents about life changes that older seniors need to consider, from getting support services to giving up a driver’s license?
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 8:10 a.m.
Analysis: Roy Moore’s victory and Bob Corker’s retirement are fresh indicators of a Senate that’s coming apart
Roy Moore’s victory in Alabama and Bob Corker’s retirement in Tennessee on Tuesday sent shockwaves across the Capitol and shivers down the spines of institutionalists in both parties. The dual …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 2:33 p.m.
GOP Sen. Corker announces he won’t seek re-election
Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, the chairman of the powerful Foreign Relations Committee and a political force on financial issues, announced Tuesday he would not seek re-election.
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 12:40 p.m.
Two Equifax executives will retire following massive data breach
A week after Equifax disclosed that it suffered a massive data breach that may have compromised sensitive information belonging to 143 million people, the credit reporting agency’s chief information officer, …
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
Key Equifax executives departing after huge data breach
Equifax announced late Friday that its chief information officer and chief security officer would leave the company immediately, following the enormous breach of 143 million Americans’ personal information.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Mos Def on retirement: “I’m always going to be creating”
Hip-hop star Yasiin Bey took the stage at the ONE Musicfest for what appeared to be the last performance of his career.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 5 a.m.
The Gig Economy is big and here to stay: How workers survive and thrive
Experts differ on exactly how large the Gig Economy is, but there is consensus that the Gig Economy is growing faster than traditional employment. And it is here to stay.
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 7 a.m.
State’s maritime labor on course toward retirement cliff
The marine workforce in Washington state – which includes sailors, engineers, captains and other workers on everything from tugboats to shipping vessels – is headed for a mass retirement.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Forbes: Wenatchee one of nation’s best places to retire
The not-so-hush-hush secret of Wenatchee as a retirement mecca was recently trumpeted nationwide.
Sun., July 23, 2017, 3 a.m.
Retirement, deferred: Workers – and companies – grapple with a new reality
The over-65 set is expected to be the fastest-growing demographic in the workplace by 2024, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
The 401(k) match is back, and it’s getting bigger
Now it seems, the match is roaring back. Many companies are boosting their matches in employee 401(k) plans, according to a report by Vanguard Group, the investment firm with $4.4 …
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017, 8:44 a.m.
Idaho’s longest-serving female senator to retire in 2018
The co-chair of Idaho’s powerful budget-setting committee says she won’t for re-election in 2018.
Sun., June 4, 2017, 3 a.m.
Motley Fool: Healthy prospects for ‘rebuilding’ CVS Health
CVS has a major tailwind in the ongoing aging of America, which will only increase demand for its services.
Sun., May 28, 2017
Tom Kelly: Re-entry into housing market requires vision
The best process to begin the selection of your next home and its geographic location involves creating the most detailed image you can by picturing yourself in it and all …
Mon., April 24, 2017
Decade-by-decade: What to do now to retire better
Whether age 23 or 57, it’s never too early or too late to take steps toward a better retirement, say Spokane financial planners. Depending on your decade of life, you …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 10:47 a.m.
University of Montana to offer buyout and retirement options
A state higher education official says the University of Montana will offer buyouts or early retirement options to 80 to 100 employees in an effort to reduce school spending.
Mon., March 13, 2017, 8:12 a.m.
Medicare Part B premium rise erodes Social Security increase
While average Social Security benefits for retired workers increased by about $5 from $1,355 to $1,360 because of the annual cost-of-living adjustment, Medicare Part B premiums also rose this year, …
Mon., March 13, 2017, 8 a.m.
Fixed index annuities: ‘Magical’ or ‘unsuitable’?
PHILADELPHIA – That night, like most nights, Phillip J. Cannella III warned that the financial world was at the brink of a massive meltdown, one that would wipe out savings …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 1:58 p.m.
Social Security: Set a goal, make a plan, and save automatically
For years, Social Security has collaborated with America Saves Week to promote our shared mission of helping millions of people save for their future. This year, America Saves Week begins …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
Sister centenarians focus on living, not aging
Sister centenarians Viola Beyers and Mabel Gunning say the secret to longevity is not to think about it
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
Older Americans are retiring in droves
More baby boomers are beginning the new year with nothing on their schedule but plans to golf, travel, and spend more time with the grandkids. The number of Americans aged …
Sun., Jan. 1, 2017
Growing number of Americans are retiring outside the US
Newly widowed, Kay McCowen quit her job, sold her house, applied for Social Security and retired to Mexico. It was a move she and her husband, Mel, had discussed before …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 3 a.m.
Former Tour de France champ Bradley Wiggins retires from cycling
Bradley Wiggins has announced his retirement from cycling, ending a career in which he won a British-record eight Olympic medals and the Tour de France.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 8:34 p.m.
Head of state ferry system retiring
Lynne Griffith, assistant secretary for the Department of Transportation’s ferries division, announced Monday she’ll be retiring at the end of January. She’ll be replaced by Chief of Staff Elizabeth Kosa.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016
Think you’re prepared for retirement? Answer these 6 questions.
Many Baby Boomers are not prepared for retirement, so they need to get much more savvy about their financial lives, and quickly “if they’re going to have some peace of …