Sep 26

Make Sure Your Retirement Savings Last as Long as You Do

Story by TIM GRANT Target date mutual funds have become the answer to a problem many retirement savers face in a world that has shifted the burden of managing retirement assets from corporations to workers who don’t always have the time or knowledge to be effective money managers. The financial services industry came to the […]

Jun 30

Social Security: 2017 Brings Changes to Full Retirement Age

by Nicole Tiggeman, Tribune News Service Every worker’s dream is having a secure retirement to enjoy the fruits of their labor. Social Security is here to help you secure today and tomorrow. Part of that commitment is ensuring you have the most up-to-date information when you make your retirement decisions. “Full retirement age” refers to […]

Jun 30

2017 brings changes to ‘full retirement age’

Story by DAVID BAIER Public Affairs Specialist at the Billings Social Security Office Every worker’s dream is having a secure retirement to enjoy the fruits of their labor. Social Security aims to help you secure today and tomorrow. Part of that commitment is ensuring you have the most up-to-date information when you make your retirement […]

Oct 13

Transitions Network Helps Women Take the Leap into Retirement

By Susan Olp Chris Easton taught school in Billings for 27 years, and spent the next eight working full-time as education outreach coordinator for the Montana National Guard. When she retired in 2013, Easton found herself at loose ends. So much of what had occupied her time for so long was now behind her. “It’s […]