1100 13th Street, NW, Suite 1000Washington, DC 20005202.887.6400Toll-free: 800.544.0155
All Contents © 2020The Kiplinger Washington Editors
See All Authors »
Kiplinger's Retirement Report
Laise covers retirement issues ranging from income investing and pension plans to long-term care and estate planning. She joined Kiplinger in 2011 from the Wall Street Journal, where as a staff reporter she covered mutual funds, retirement plans and other personal finance topics. Laise was previously a senior writer at SmartMoney magazine. She started her journalism career at Bloomberg Personal Finance magazine and holds a BA in English from Columbia University.
The Great Recession of 2007-09 turned retirement dreams into nightmares. Stocks plunged as the government took over Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, Lehman Brothers went bankrupt, and the Reserve Primary Fund ...
See More From: Saving for Retirement
All this market volatility might unnerve investors of any age—but particularly those just entering retirement. If new retirees get socked by steep market declines, they may be forced to pull spending ...
Follow these practical tips to minimize the environmental impact of your travel in retirement.
See More From: Travel
Before taking the plunge, measure whether the rewards of access to complex private investments outweigh the risks.
See More From: Making Your Money Last
A deep-dive into Social Security’s financial health from its chief actuary and what might be the best ways to shore up the program for future generations.
See More From: Social Security
Some older investors are turning to unregistered securities and other alternative investment risks.
The key for adventurous older travelers is to decide what "adventure" really means to them before booking an adventure tour.
You'll have between November 1 and December 15 in most states to take a second look at your coverage.
See More From: Health Care & Insurance
Beneficiaries can shop for new health coverage starting October 15. Find out what's new and perhaps less costly for the coming year.
See More From: Medicare
Older investors are increasingly finding ways to collect income without sacrificing their principles.
See More From: Stocks & Bonds
Savvy financial moves and strategic belt-tightening can tame even the most fearsome debt loads and help put retirees' golden years back in the black.
See More From: Getting Out of Debt
The choice of a post-acute care provider is daunting, even for health-care experts.
Earn income in retirement without sacrificing your values with these ESG bond funds.
The looming threat of rate cuts by the Federal Reserve is putting pressure on savings accounts and CDs.
See More From: Banking
Your adult children may be depleting your nest egg -- and it's probably your own fault.
Four myths about socially responsible investments debunked.
See More From: ETFs
Take these steps to hire in-home health aides who are a good fit for your loved one.
See More From: Caregiving