A married couple should do this to get the most from Social Security


A couple approaching retirement has many critical decisions. Social Security claiming is one that should be approached thoughtfully. The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 ended most Social Security claiming strategies. There are, however, still some strategies available for couples. If Social Security will comprise a significant portion of your retirementRead More →

Four stocks that are nearing key breakouts


Here are four stocks positioned right at key technical breakout points. Horizon Therapeutics PLC HZNP, +1.42% climbed 92 cents to $28.20 on 2.3 million shares traded Tuesday, more than 1 1/2 times its average volume. The move, which came on no news from the drug maker targeting treatments for rareRead More →

This claim about the flu shot is all wrong


Flu vaccination prevents millions of flu-related illnesses and deaths annually, but vaccination rates are low for many reasons. During the 2018-2019 flu season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that about 45% of U.S. adults received the flu vaccine. While this is an increase of 8 percentage pointsRead More →