The rate of people 65 and older filing for bankruptcy is three times what it was in 1991

By Tara Siegel Bernard Aug. 5, 2018 For a rapidly growing share of older Americans, traditional ideas about life in retirement are being upended by a dismal reality: bankruptcy. The signs of potential trouble — vanishing pensions, soaring medical expenses, inadequate savings — have been building for years. Now, new research sheds light on the scope … Continue reading The rate of people 65 and older filing for bankruptcy is three times what it was in 1991