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Put your travel bucket list on turbo


Waiting until you are retired to travel to all your bucket list destinations? You might want to step on it.  Full Article 

Family Finances

Gadgets keep Fido and Fluffy safe and well-fed

While not everyone will shell out $169 for a gadget that lets you take candid photos of your four-legged friends and say hello via high-quality audio, pet parents love to buy stuff for Fido and Fluffy.   Full Article 

The day's closing numbers are shown on a board above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly before the closing bell in New York August 26, 2015.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Republicans say no thanks for retirement plan

Any day now, the Senate is expected to approve a resolution - already passed by the House - that throws a roadblock in front of states preparing to offer government-sponsored, low-cost retirement saving plans to people who do not have them at work.  Full Article 


Taxpayers slow to file returns this year

Tax season in the United States is off to a slow start. The number of people filing their taxes with the Internal Revenue Service is running well below last year.   Full Article 

Saving for College

Big ideas to make it easier to save for college

Surveys regularly find that Americans have no idea what a 529 college savings plan is, so a little tinkering under the hood is definitely needed.  Full Article 

A woman walks out of the ocean following a swim past sunset at Moon Light Beach in Encinitas, California October 28, 2014.    REUTERS/Mike Blake

The best place to retire? You get to pick

Reuters has teamed up with Zillow to give you the power to customize a list of your best places to retire. Learn how to use our interactive tool to help you determine the cities and towns that meet your criteria.   Full Article 

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First Jobs: How to make it to the governor's mansion

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