• Wed 53°F / 32°F
Home » Posts tagged with » Retirement

Marion Bartoli Retires

Marion Bartoli Retires

STEFAN WERMUTH/AFP/Getty Images(MASON, Ohio) — Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli is calling it quits.  Bartoli made the announcement on Wednesday night after a loss to Simona Halep at the Western & Southern Open.
“My body was really starting …

Brian Urlacher Retires

Brian Urlacher Retires

Tom Dahlin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After 13 seasons with the Chicago Bears, free-agent linebacker Brian Urlacher announced his retirement on Wednesday.
“After spending a lot of time this spring thinking about my NFL future, I have made a decision to…

Maryland Couple to Retire in ‘Tiny House’ on Wheels

Maryland Couple to Retire in ‘Tiny House’ on Wheels

Image Credit: Kenneth Lam/MCT/Landov(PASADENA, Md.) — When Greg Cantori and his wife, Renee, are ready to retire, they will not only have to pack up their respective offices, but also downsize their home, in a big way.The Cantoris of Pasadena, Md., pl…

Student Debt Impacting US Economy

Student Debt Impacting US Economy

JupiterImages/Comstock Images(NEW YORK) — According to a recent study, students should consider the statistics before taking out a loan to help pay for college.Two-thirds of students take out loans to pay for college, and their combined debt could hav…

Report: Americans’ Confidence in Retiring Comfortably Hits New Low

Report: Americans’ Confidence in Retiring Comfortably Hits New Low

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Despite an improving economy and a boost for most 401(k) plans with the recent rise in the stock market, Americans’ confidence in their retirement has fallen to a new low.Nearly 60 percent of workers have less than…

CEOs Propose Hiking Retirement Age for Benefits

CEOs Propose Hiking Retirement Age for Benefits

Comstock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Some of the most affluent Americans in the country believe that the rest of us should work until we’re at least 70 years old.Chief executive officers who belong to an organization known as the Business Roundtable have i…

Older Workers Still Punching the Time Clock at Age 75 and Beyond

Older Workers Still Punching the Time Clock at Age 75 and Beyond

Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — At age 81, Thomas Cooper has had a bout with cancer, and endured a back operation, but neither has convinced him to retire.Instead, five days a week you’ll find him selling men’s shoes at a Nordstrom store in…

More Americans Worried About Not Having Enough for Retirement

More Americans Worried About Not Having Enough for Retirement

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Perhaps it’s not so great to be young after all, especially if you’re worried about what things will be like when you’re older.A new Pew Research Center survey says that about 40 percent of Americans are concerned …

More Americans Worried About Not Having Enough for Retirement

More Americans Worried About Not Having Enough for Retirement

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Perhaps it’s not so great to be young after all, especially if you’re worried about what things will be like when you’re older.A new Pew Research Center survey says that about 40 percent of Americans are concerned …

Gen Z Imagines An Inheritance It Will Not Get

Gen Z Imagines An Inheritance It Will Not Get

Fuse/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Thirty-nine percent of Generation Z (kids aged 13 to 22) think that they will be getting an inheritance — thus, that they won’t need to worry as much about saving for retirement. Only 16 percent of their parents, however, …

Mel Gibson’s Ex Getting Chunk of His Retirement Nest Egg, Too

Mel Gibson’s Ex Getting Chunk of His Retirement Nest Egg, Too

Mike Marsland/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) — It was widely suspected that Mel Gibson’s divorce from his wife Robyn Moore in 2011 would cost him dearly, but now the dissolution of their 31-year marriage has a clearer pricetag.Because the pair had no prenup, …

Paul Ryan to Defend Medicare Plan at Fla. Retirement Community

Paul Ryan to Defend Medicare Plan at Fla. Retirement Community

Steve Pope/Getty Images(WARREN, Ohio) — Paul Ryan is headed to a Florida retirement community with his mother on Saturday to make his argument about the need to change Medicare for future generations.He’ll appear at The Villages, the world&rsquo…

Study: Unemployed Baby Boomers Dipping into Retirement Savings

Study: Unemployed Baby Boomers Dipping into Retirement Savings

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Millions of aging baby boomers have cracked into their nest eggs, raided their 401(k)s and other retirement funds because they need the money now. A new study from the non-profit Transamerica Center for Retirement …

Top 10 US Cities to Retire on $100 a Day

Top 10 US Cities to Retire on $100 a Day

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Like millions of Americans, Judy and Leroy Snyder worried about whether they could afford to retire.  She is a former secretary; he worked cranes on construction jobs. When they decided to quit working in their …

Low Interest Rates Delay Retirement, Survey Finds

Low Interest Rates Delay Retirement, Survey Finds

Comstock Images/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Record low rates on savings accounts and CDs are hampering the plans of would-be retirees, according to a survey by Wells Fargo/Gallup.In its Investor and Retirement Optimism Index survey, one in three investors …

401(k) Fees May Cut 30 Percent from Retirement Balance

401(k) Fees May Cut 30 Percent from Retirement Balance

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — American workers who don’t think twice about their employer-sponsored 401(k) plans may be surprised to learn that fees can cut their retirement savings by 30 percent over a lifetime.A household with two people …

Parents Delay Retiring to Pay Kids’ Student Loan Debts

Parents Delay Retiring to Pay Kids’ Student Loan Debts

JupiterImages/Comstock Images(NEW YORK) — After years of hard work, saving up and an Air Force pension, Terry and Edward Fackler of Everett, Wash., thought they had retirement covered.Then the student loan debt started piling up.  It wasn’t…

Jon Huntsman ‘Sexy’ Despite Views on Entitlements

Jon Huntsman ‘Sexy’ Despite Views on Entitlements

Jeff Kardas/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — He couldn’t get the votes for the Republican nomination, but Jon Huntsman has gained an accolade of a different kind.His rock band past and his salt and pepper hair have earned former presidential candidate…

Could Social Security and Medicare Run Out Sooner Than Expected?

Could Social Security and Medicare Run Out Sooner Than Expected?

Comstock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Social Security’s retirement and disability programs have enough funds to cover the next 20 years, but that could change come 2033.Every year the Social Security Board of Trustees releases its report outlining t…

California Congressman David Dreier Announces Retirement

California Congressman David Dreier Announces Retirement

Dreier [dot] House [dot] gov(WASHINGTON) — Republican Rep. David Dreier, who represents California’s 26th district in Congress, announced Wednesday morning his plans to retire.Dreier, who serves as chairman of the House Committee on Rules, expla…

Page 1 of 212

Advertise With Us

Would you like to advertise on East Idaho News? Fill out this form to contact a representative.
  • Full and Last
  • The name of your company, business or brand.