Preventing Senior Scams: Medical FraudBesides trying to get your Medicare number, scammers may call about an overdue medical bill, asking for bank account information so they can process the payment. Best advice, hang up.
Preventing Senior Scams: Medicare FraudAlmost everyone over 65 has Medicare as their primary insurance and your Medicare card uses your Social Security number for identification.
Preventing Senior Scams: Research OffersThe Federal Trade Commission has some guidelines when dealing with a possible scammer on the phone.
Reebok Plans To Open New Sneaker Factory In Rhode IslandReebok said Monday it plans to open a new high-tech laboratory in Rhode Island to make sneakers by pouring liquid plastic.
Preventing Senior Scams: Red FlagsEvery year thousands of people lose money to scams, from a few dollars to their life savings.
Preventing Senior Scams: Who’s Most At Risk?According to the 2016 Identity Fraud Study, released by Javelin Strategy & Research, $15 billion was stolen from 13.1 million U.S. consumers in 2015.
National Save For Retirement Week: No Plans At WorkMany listeners have told me they’re not worried about retirement savings because they’ll have their Social Security benefit, but Social Security was never intended to be your only source of income in retirement.
National Save For Retirement Week: Are You Saving Enough?Probably not! Your retirement savings will play a very big role in retirement.
Study Shows Store-Branded Credit Cards' Interest Rates RisingIf you think you'll be saving money with a retail store's credit card, think again.
National Save For Retirement Week: Over The Hill BonusCongress increased the amount workers could contribute to their retirement plans but then realized that older workers closer to retirement were in rough shape.
All Things Travel: Hard Landing For SamsungFlying from Phoenix to Boston this week, you got the word - no Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on the planes at your seat or in checked baggage.
National Save For Retirement Week: Retirement Plan LimitsAbout 60% of employers offer employees some sort of retirement plan, but not all employees take advantage of the plans offered.

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